Garrett Hedlund is ARRESTED for public intoxication now days after split from Emma Roberts

Garrett Hedlund was arrested for public intoxication Saturday after a night out in Franklin County, Tennessee.

TMZ reports that the 36-year-old actor is now in custody on $2,100 bail for the misdemeanor arrest.

Hedlund is currently on three-year probation for his previous DUI case, meaning his recent intoxication arrest could pose a problem for the star.

The arrest comes just days after it was revealed he has now split from girlfriend Emma Roberts, with whom he shares one child, son Rhodes.

Arrest: Garrett Hedlund is now ARRESTED for public intoxication and sued for negligence over his DUI just days after splitting from Emma Roberts (pictured, 2019)

It is also days after it was reported that Hedlund is being sued over a car accident that took place on the night of his 2020 DUI arrest.

Hedlund is accused of crashing into another car – carrying a wife and three children – which passed out while drunk behind the wheel of its Jeep and ran a red light.

The family allege that Hedlund – whose blood alcohol level was double the legal limit of 0.08 on the night in question – attempted to flee the scene without calling an ambulance.

Court documents obtained by PEOPLE branded the actor’s behavior as “despicable”.

Negligent: The family alleges that Hedlund - whose blood alcohol level was twice the legal limit of 0.08 on the night in question - attempted to flee the scene without calling an ambulance.  The family sues Garrett for damages;  Pictured in 2021

Negligent: The family alleges that Hedlund – whose blood alcohol level was twice the legal limit of 0.08 on the night in question – attempted to flee the scene without calling an ambulance. The family sues Garrett for damages; Pictured in 2021

“Hedlund’s behavior was despicable in that he was aware of, and was made aware of, the dangers to plaintiffs and the public of driving while intoxicated,” the complaint reads.

The complaint also detailed the strong smell of alcohol emanating from The Tron: Legacy actor.

“A very strong smell of liquor emanated from Hedlund’s breath, body and the cabin of the jeep, even though the windows were open/broken,” it said.

The complaint went on to say that the star tried to “get rid of open bottles of it Alcoholic beverages in vehicle before police arrive.

The injured family also allege he tried to flee the scene and had his car keys taken to make sure he didn’t leave.

Sad: The arrest came while the actor was expecting his first child with 30-year-old actress Emma Roberts.  She gave birth to their son Rhodes Robert at the end of 2020

Sad: The arrest came while the actor was expecting his first child with 30-year-old actress Emma Roberts. She gave birth to their son Rhodes Robert at the end of 2020

The actor refused a DUI test at the scene of the accident. When he was tested at the station two hours later, his blood alcohol level was twice the legal limit.

The family is suing Garrett for damages.

Hedlund was arrested in February 2020 for two DUI offenses. After the arrest, the actor was charged later that month and was able to post $100,000 bail.

The Tron: Legacy actor was serving a 36-month suspended sentence, according to Los Angeles County Superior Court documents obtained by Page Six.

Hedlund was then given three days of community service for one of the counts. The second charge was dismissed.

He also had to enroll in a nine-month alcohol and other drug education and counseling program as a first-time offender.

Hard Times:

Hard Times: “It’s sad and they’re trying their best to become parents together. It’s been tough,” an insider told PEOPLE of their post-breakup dynamic

His team says Hedlund did not resist intervening because of his drug abuse, according to Page Six. “When the incident occurred, Garrett immediately sought treatment, which was successful. Today, he’s in a solid and great place,” outlet officials said.

The arrest came while the actor was expecting his first child with 30-year-old actress Emma Roberts. She gave birth to their son Rhodes at the end of 2020.

It was announced yesterday that they had split after almost three years of dating.

The couple welcomed their first child together, son Rhodes Robert Hedlund, in December 2020, who they happily shared on Instagram weeks after his arrival.

Baby in the mix: The couple welcomed their first child together, son Rhodes Robert Hedlund, in December 2020, who they happily shared on Instagram weeks after his arrival;  Emma and Rhodes pictured in December

Baby in the mix: The couple welcomed their first child together, son Rhodes Robert Hedlund, in December 2020, who they happily shared on Instagram weeks after his arrival; Emma and Rhodes pictured in December

“It’s sad and they’re trying their best to be parents together. It’s been tough,” an insider told PEOPLE of their post-breakup dynamic.

DailyMail.com has reached out to representatives from Roberts and Hedlund for comment.

Last month, Emma and Garrett celebrated their baby son’s first birthday by throwing a rodeo-themed party.

“I loved every second of it. Love you Rhodes,” gushed Roberts, who shared several adorable shots of the shindig with her Instagram followers.

Emma and Garrett first began dating in March 2019 and revealed over a year later that they were expecting a child.

Emma gave birth to a child in December 2020 but waited until January 2021 to announce the birth and name of her baby.

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