Tough times: Ray Donovan star Pooch Hall (here in February) has been arrested for DUI and felony child endangerment after allegedly letting his two-year-old son drive
Ray Donovan star Pooch Hall has been arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) and felony child endangerment.
The 41-year-old actor allegedly let his two-year-old son Djulian Bryant Hall steer because he was too drunk to drive according to a Thursday report from
Police sources told the publication that Hall was driving in Burbank at around 7:30pm when witnesses called 911 after seeing the toddler on his lap while gripping onto the steering wheel.
Witnesses also reported the horrifying moment the car changed direction only to collide with a parked car.
Thankfully there were no injuries after the accident but one eyewitness did tell TMZ that they saw the child crying in the front seat.
The source also said he looked into the window of the vehicle to find that the car seat was just laying among other items in the car and was not installed.
The designated driver: The 41-year-old actor has a two-year-old child named Djulian Bryant Hall as he shared the photo of his youngest of four on Instagram last month
Signature role: Hall plays Daryll Donovan who is the half-brother of the titular character played by Liev Schreiber on the Showtime series
The publication reports that when police arrived there was a strong scent of alcohol and the actor could barely walk.
Law enforcement sources say that his blood alcohol level .25 was more than three times the legal limit.
Hall was put in handcuffs before being transported to jail as he is currently locked up on $100,000 bail.
TMZ reports that his young son was released into the custody of wife Linda Baptista Hall.
Father of four: Djanai Hall, 21, wife Linda Hall, Pooch, Djulian Hall, 2, Djordan Hall, 11, at The Cars 3 premiere in Anaheim back in June 2017
Pooch married Linda back in 1997 after meeting as freshmen in college the previous year.
They share four children together including 21-year-old daughter Djanai, 14-year-old daughter Djaeda, 11-year-old son Djordan, and the youngest Djulian.
He has had an acting career spanning 17 years including starring in two episodes of Suits in 2011 and 2013 alongside Prince Harry’s new wife Meghan Markle.
Hall plays Daryll Donovan who is the half-brother of the titular character played by Liev Schreiber on the Showtime series Ray Donovan.
Daryll is a professional boxer who is trained by Eddie Marsan’s character Terry Donovan (Ray and Daryll’s older brother) and also drives limos.
Hall has been on all six seasons of the drama. Ray Donovan returns to showtime for season 6 on October 28.