Andy Dick Jailed In SoCal On Drug, Sex Allegations

In this photo released by Riverside County Calif., Sheriff's Department, comedian Andy Dick is shown after being arrested for suspicion of drug possession and sexual battery early Wednesday morning July 16, 2008, in Murrieta, Calif. (AP Photo/Riverside County Sheriff's Department)
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Murrieta, Calif (AP) Comedian Andy dick has been arrested in Riverside County, California, for investigation of drug use and sexual battery.

The Sheriff's Department says dick, 42, was arrested shortly before 2 a.m. Today in the parking lot near the buffalo wild wings grill & bar in Murrieta. Details were not released.

The former co-star of the TV sitcom “Newsradio” is being held on $5,000 bail.

In 1999, dick was arrested for possession of cocaine and marijuana after driving his car into a telephone pole in Hollywood. He went into a diversion program.

Last year, he was cited in Columbus, Ohio, for urinating in public.