Mischa Barton Arrested for DUI, Possession of Narcotics

THU DEC 27 2007 — Actress Mischa Barton, 21, was arrested at the corner of La Cienega and Santa Monica Blvd in Los Angeles [MAP/SAT] at 2:46 a.m. for Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and driving without a license. Mischa Barton had been smoking marijuana when she was arrested by police for driving under the influence on Thursday morning, according to reports.

The former “The O.C.” star was pulled over by West Hollywood cops after she was observed straddling two lanes of traffic. She was taken into custody on suspicion of DUI, booked for possession of narcotics and charged with driving on a suspended license. Mischa Barton blew a 0.12 on a breathalyzer test, possessed marijuana on her person, and possessed prescription drugs, not prescribed to her.

Mischa Barton is currently free on $10,000 bail after being released on Thursday night.