TRENDING NEWS: Thursday Nov 13th, 2014
TLC's "Cake Boss" Arrested on DWI Charges in Manhattan: NYPD
TV’s "Cake Boss" was arrested Thursday morning in Manhattan on drunk driving charges, police say.
Buddy Valastro, the star of the TLC show "Cake Boss," was charged with driving while intoxicated and driving while ability impaired after a stop on 10th Avenue near Hudson Yards.
Police say they stopped his yellow 2014 Corvette after it allegedly swerved through traffic while heading north between 20th and 32nd streets.
Police say Valastro was unsteady on his feet when he stepped out of the vehicle. They say his face was flushed and his eyes were bloodshot. He allegedly failed a Breathalyzer test and was taken into custody.
Attorney information for Valastro wasn’t immediately available. NBC 4 New York has reached out to Valastro's bakery for comment.
Valastro, of Montville, New Jersey, is the owner and head baker at Carlo's Bakery in Hoboken and is known for his elaborate and large cakes, which are featured on the show.