Comedian Chris Tucker Arrested for Reckless Driving

Actor Chris Tucker, 33, was arrested for reckless driving and fleeing to elude after not immediately pulling over for Georgia state troopers.

According to the Georgia State Patrol Thomson Post, Tucker was driving a 2005 Bentley and doing 109 mph in a 70 mph zone on Interstate 20 before being pulled over. Tucker was booked under the name Christopher Rencott Tucker and spent about 30 minutes at the McDuffie County jail before posting and undisclosed cash bond.

The Atlanta Native currently resides in Hollywood and is working on the third installment of the Rush Hour series in which he co-stars with Jackie Chan, which is expected to be released in 2006. His name was most recently in the news in relation to being a possible witness in the Michael Jackson child molestation trial, as he is a friend of Jackson.

Other film credits include Friday, Jackie Brown, Money Talks, The Fifth Element and Dead Presidents.