Reese Witherspoon and husband Jim
Toth were arrested over the weekend in a DUI-related incident in Atlanta, Ga. Variety reports that the Oscar-winning actress and CAA
agent, who was operating the vehicle, were pulled over early Friday morning
after a cop noticed the car driving in the wrong lane.
to a police report obtained by Variety, "Mrs. Witherspoon
began to hang out the window and say that she did not believe I was a real
police officer. I told Mrs. Witherspoon to sit on her butt and be quiet."
The report continued: "Mrs.
Witherspoon asked, 'Do you know my name?' I answered, 'No, I don't need to know
your name.' I then added, 'Right now.' Mrs. Witherspoon stated, 'You're about
to find out who I am.'... Mrs. Witherspoon also stated, 'You're going to be on
national news.' I advised Mrs. Witherspoon that was fine."
Witherspoon is charged with disorderly
conduct for getting into a verbal fight with the police officer. Toth, whose
blood alcohol level was recorded as .139, has been charged with driving while
37, and Toth, 42, were released from custody at 3:30 A.M. Friday. The couple
had been down in the Georgia capital for work on the film "The Good
Lie." They were married in March 2011 and welcomed their first child
together, son Tennessee James, in September.