Justin Timberlake Arrested for DWI, Court Date in July

Timberlake's latest tour overshadowed by recent legal issues

by Zain ul Abedin
Justin Timberlake Arrested for DWI, Court Date in July
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A recent shocking event that occurred involved a talented singer and songwriter by the name of Justin Timberlake; he was arrested for DWI in Sag Harbor, Long Island. They claimed that the incident occurred late Tuesday, and Timberlake was arrested by the police from the Sag Harbor Police Department.

The police are yet to release a statement, here, it should be available later in the day. The arrest is said to it occurred when Timberlake left The American Hotel in Sag Harbor, where he had taken his dinner. He was arrested while on his way to a friend’s house to watch a football match, but thankfully, nobody was harmed during the scuffle.

‘No one was injured’, a person who spoke to the PEOPLE Magazine said. Timberlake, 43, will be formally charged today in the district court and will be back in the same court again on July 26 to answer his DWI case.

Tour Amid Trouble

This arrest occurs at a time when Timberlake is experiencing heightened musical activity since he is on tour to support his fourth studio album, released on March 15 of this year and called “Everything I Thought It Was”.

It has been featured on many popular platforms like SNL and NPR Tiny Desk. The Forget Tomorrow World Tour is his latest concert line and it is highly anticipated considering that Timberlake has not performed on stage in five years, the next venues include Chicago and New York.

As for the rest of the day, Timberlake posted a Father’s Day message on Instagram for his two sons, Silas and Phineas, whom he has with his wife Jessica Biel this past Sunday. For instance, in his post, Timberlake's bright and sincere expression of love for his children was evident as the happiness they have brought to him and the lessons that he has learned from them.

Jessica Biel, who is currently away from Timberlake because of his performance tour, recently discussed how the couple keeps their romance afloat while being unaware in an interview on The View. She pointed out the usefulness of applications in dealing with others, such as Zoom and FaceTime, which have been significant in their family especially when one of the parents is on a trip.

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