Actor Michael Wright was arrested in the early hours of Sunday morning after he crashed his car into a New York police cruiser.
The 56-year-old actor, who is best known for his role as Eddie King, Jr. in the 1991 Robert Townsend film “The Five Heartbeats”, was reportedly trying to park his Rolls Royce in Manhattan when he smashed right into a patrol car that had two police officers sitting inside.
Law enforcement sources tell TMZ … Wright — who starred in the classic movie “The Five Heartbeats” — was trying to park his 1978 black Rolls Royce in Manhattan when he hit the car that had two officers sitting inside.
We’re told the officers went to have a word with Wright and detected an odor of alcohol on his breath. After the field sobriety test didn’t go Wright’s way, the officers arrested him.