“Cake Boss” Star Arrested for DUI
Realty TV Baker, “Cake Boss” Buddy Valastro has been arrested on a drunken-driving charge, according to New York City police.
Bartolo Valastro, or Montville, New Jersey, was seen driving his yellow 2014 Corvette in near Penn Station in Manhattan around 1am on Thursday. Valastro was allegedly driving erratically and swerving between lanes.
Officers on the scene noted Valastro’s eyes were bloodshot and watery; additionally, they smelled alcohol on his breath and found him to be unsteady on his feet when he exited his vehicle.
When Valastro failed more than one field sobriety test, he was arrested and taken to central booking in Manhattan. He is expected to appear in court today for arriagnment.
At age 11, Valastro began working at his family’s business, Carlo’s Bakery. He took over the bakery in 1994 at age 17 after the death of his father Buddy Sr.
Valastro and Carlo’s Bakery rose to fame due to the TLC reality series “Cake Boss,” which follows the operation of the bakery. The show focuses on the process of baking and projects they undertake, as well as interpersonal relationship among family members and staff.
The original bakery is located in Hoboken, New Jersey. As a result …read more
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