January 19, 2017  

Thomas Dekker Gets Two Years of Probation for DUI

January 12, 2010 (7:23 am) GMT
Following the accident on October 14, 2009, Thomas Dekker is sentenced to two years of informal probation and comanded to pay 300-dollar fine.
Thomas Dekker

Actor has avoided jail time following his drink driving arrest in October 2009 - he has been sentenced to two years of informal probation. On October 14, 2009, Dekker, who played John Connor in "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles", was arrested on two counts of felony driving under the influence (DUI) after allegedly running over a 17-year-old cyclist in California's San Fernando Valley.

The victim suffered minor injuries while Dekker was taken to a prison in Van Nuys. He was placed on $100,000 bail and charged with two misdemeanor counts of DUI. According to TMZ.com, prosecutors have learned the bicyclist was at fault, by riding without reflectors the wrong way on a freeway on-ramp.

On Monday, January 11, Dekker, 22, pleaded no contest to misdemeanor reckless driving. He was placed on two years informal probation, ordered to pay a $300 fine and has agreed to take a 12-hour alcohol education class.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Chrissy Teigen Blasts Paparazzi on Twitter After She and John Legend Were Called 'Monkeys'
  2. Arcade Fire Responds to Trump's Inauguration in 'I Give You Power' Ft. Mavis Staples
  3. Louis Tomlinson and Danielle Campbell Break Up Weeks After His Mom's Death
  4. Cuba Gooding Jr. Files for Divorce From Wife of 22 Years, Sara Kapfer
  5. First Look at Susan Sarandon and Jessica Lange on Ryan Murphy's 'Feud'
  6. George and Amal Clooney Are 'Having a Blast Coming Up With Baby Names'
  7. Topless Ariel Winter Shows Off Breast Reduction Scars in New Unretouched Pics
  8. Pixar's Video Reveals Mind-Blowing Hidden Easter Eggs Throughout Their Movies