Sam Worthington Arrested: Police Report Says Actor 'Pushed Security Guard Twice ... Used Profane Language' (EXCLUSIVE DETAILS)
Avatar star Sam Worthington was "falling off balance" in the moments before he was refused entry to an Atlanta restaurant and bar on Saturday night, according to an Atlanta Police Department report obtained by Celebuzz.
The officer who arrested and charged 36-year-old Worthington with disorderly conduct wrote that a witness to the incident, Andrew Hammac, told law enforcement that the foul-mouthed star of Terminator Salvation, Clash of the Titans and Avatar pushed a security guard twice.
The victim, Jerry Link, told cops he refused Worthington entry to the venue "due to the fact that he was highly intoxicated."
"Mr. Link tried to converse with Mr. Samuel by attempting to let him know why he could not enter," officer Moss wrote in the incident report.
The officer added, "Mr. Link then stated that Mr. Samuel was being disorderly verbally by using profane language. Mr. Link also stated that Mr. Samuel pushed him twice with his hands. At that time Mr. Link pepper-sprayed Mr. Samuel and handcuffed him until the police arrived."
The arrest happened shortly after 10 p.m.; charges against the Australian-born actor were dismissed Monday because the witness was a no-show in court.
"He advised me that the male who was detained by security had been pepper sprayed. I then spoke to Security office who sprayed and detained Mr. Samuel Worthington. Security Officer Jerry Link stated that while he was on duty at the Vortex he observed Mr. Samuel walking on the side walk. According to Mr. Link, Mr. Samuel appeared falling off balance while he was talking towards the Vortex restaurant. Mr. Link then stated that he advised Mr. Samuel that he could not enter the Vortex due to the fact that he was highly intoxicated. After Mr. Link tried to converse with Mr. Samuel by attempting to let him know why he could not enter. Mr. Link then stated that Mr. Samuel was being disorderly verbally by using profane language. Mr. Link also stated that Mr. Samuel pushed him twice with his hands. At that time Mr. Link pepper sprayed Mr. Samuel and hand cuffed him until the police arrived. Mr. Andrew Hammac (witness) stated that he observed Mr. Samuel acting very disrespectful and he appeared to be very drunk. Mr. Hammac also advised that he saw Mr. Samuel push Mr. Link two times. Mr. Samuel was taken into custody."As previously reported, the venue told Celebuzz it was making no comment about the incident.