NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a court hearing has not yet been scheduled for comedian Artie Lange following his arrest on a charge of having failed to comply with his court-ordered drug...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say comedian Artie Lange has been arrested on a charge of having failed to comply with his drug court program.
Comedian Lange avoids jail time despite positive drug test
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A judge has spared comedian Artie Lange jail time even though he tested positive for cocaine and amphetamine.
Despite the positive test Friday in Newark, the judge ordered Lange's attorney to apply to have his client admitted to drug court.
Lange was in court Friday for a probation violation.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Artie Lange has been spared a prison term for possessing heroin.
A judge on Friday ordered the comedian who has struggled with drug addiction to serve four years of probation. The Hoboken resident also must complete an outpatient drug treatment program.
The charge stemmed from a May 2017 traffic stop on the Garden State Parkway. Lange pleaded guilty in December, when Essex County prosecutors agreed to drop a 2016 cocaine possession charge.
Comedian Artie Lange arrested for skipping court
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Comedian Artie Lange has been arrested for skipping a court appearance.
NJ.com reports Lange was arrested Tuesday night at his home in Hoboken. Authorities say Lange failed to appear in Superior Court in Essex County for charges stemming from a drug arrest earlier this year.
Comedian and former Howard Stern show sidekick Artie Lang was arrested last week on drug possession charges outside his New Jersey home.
Hoboken police spokesman Sgt. Edgardo Cruz told NJ.com that 49-year-old Lange, who has a history of drug addiction, was arrested on Sunday after allegedly being found with cocaine, heroin and drug paraphernalia in the parking garage of his building.
Comedian Artie Lange arrested over drug possession
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Comedian Artie Lange was arrested recently on drug possession charges outside his New Jersey home.
Hoboken police spokesman Sgt. Edgardo Cruz tells to NJ Advance Media (http://bit.ly/2mEaW6G) that 49-year-old Lange was arrested on Sunday after allegedly being found with drugs in the parking garage of his building.
Officers found cocaine, heroin and drug paraphernalia both on him and in his car.