Randy Travis Arrested: Fight with Girlfriend Drove Him to Booze

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The 52-year-old performer was hauled away in cuffs and booked at Denton County Jail around 1:30 a.m., reported the Daily News. after a few hours, he was given a citation and released.

 “They take you to jail for at least four hours, time to sober up,” the police spokesman said, according to the Daily News.

Randy Travis apologized for the incident in a statement.

“I apologize for what resulted following an evening of celebrating the Super Bowl. I'm committed to being responsible and accountable, and apologize for my actions,” Travis said through his publicist Monday afternoon, according to NBC.

Back in September 2011, Travis collapsed on stage at a concert at Huguley Memorial Center's 18th Annual Crystal Heart Gala. While singing “Three Wooden Crosses,” his vocal cords reportedly gave out and he stumbled forward and fell. He walked off the stage and gave a thumbs up to the crowd, according to NBC. His publicists said dehydration and allergy medication was to blame.

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Randy Travis Arrested: Fight with Girlfriend Drove Him to Booze


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