Supernatural’s Jared Padalecki Arrested for Assault


There’s trouble for Supernatural star Jared Padalecki. The 37-year-old actor was arrested at a club in Austin, Texas on Sunday morning (Oct. 27).

According to TMZ, Jared was arrested at 4:30am for allegedly striking two people while he patronized the club, Stereotype. He faces two counts of assault and one count of public intoxication. The website reports that Jared first allegedly struck a bartender in the face before being taking outside by a friend to help calm him down. As the situation escalated, Jared ended up putting his friend in a headlock while outside the bar. TMZ obtained video footage of incident.

Jared didn’t stop there, TMZ says that he also got into an argument with the general manager of the club and allegedly punched him in the face as well. Police were called to the scene where they had to restrain Jared.

Jared’s bond is set at  $15k.

The actor is best known for his role as Sam Winchester in the TV series Supernatural, which he began in 2005He rose to fame on shows such as Gilmore Girls and films such as House of Wax. It was announced that the Texas native has been cast as the lead role in the reboot series ofWalker, Texas Ranger, currently in development at The CW.

A court date for Jared has not been announced.