Rocker Bruce Springsteen was arrested in New Jersey in November on a cost of driving whereas intoxicated, authorities stated Wednesday.
The Born To Run singer was additionally cited on November 14, 2020 for reckless driving and consuming alcohol in a closed space, in New Jersey’s Gateway Nationwide Recreation Space.
“Springsteen was cooperative all through the method,” a Nationwide Park Service spokesperson stated.
The 71-year-old rock icon will make a courtroom look by teleconference “most likely towards the tip of this month,” in response to the New Jersey US Lawyer’s Workplace.
Following the revelation, carmaker Jeep pulled a two-minute business that includes Springsteen, which debuted on Sunday in the course of the Tremendous Bowl.
Within the advert, Springsteen is seen within the US Midwest promising “hope on the street up forward” whereas calling on Individuals to beat their divisions, one of many many advertisements that includes such a message in the course of the sport.
“It might be inappropriate for us to touch upon the main points of a matter we now have solely examine and we can’t substantiate,” a Jeep spokeswoman stated in a press release to CNBC. “Nevertheless it’s additionally proper that we pause our Large Recreation business till the precise info will be established.”
Springsteen didn’t instantly touch upon the matter and the advert was nonetheless on his Twitter account as of Wednesday evening.
The intoxicated driving incident occurred a number of weeks after The Boss launched his twentieth studio album, Letter To You — a return to the layered guitars, dramatic percussion and glockenspiel that swelled into the signature sound he coined along with his E Avenue Band, the group he is carried out with since 1972.