Nickelodeon Star Drake Bell Arrested on Suspicion of DUI: Details

Drake Bell
Drake Bell Splash News

Drake Bell was arrested on suspicion of DUI in Glendale, California, on Monday, December 21, the Los Angeles Times reports.

The former Nickelodeon star, 29, was pulled over around 2:20 a.m. by police. According to Glendale Police spokeswoman Tahnee Lightfoot, Bell was swerving and speeding after he abruptly stopped at a red light.

Furthermore, a police officer smelled the odor of alcohol coming from the star's car. Bell, who reportedly filed for bankruptcy, was arrested after he failed a sobriety test.

In addition, TMZ reports that he was driving 55 miles per hour in a 35 mile per hour zone. He was locked up for nearly 10 hours before posting bail at $20,000.

Drake Bell and Josh Peck
Drake Bell and Josh Peck of Nickelodeon's "Drake & Josh" in 2006 Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

Bell is best known for playing Drake in Drake & Josh from 2004 to 2007. He also starred opposite Amanda Bynes in The Amanda Show from 1999 to 2001.

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