Mitchel Musso of Hannah Montana fame is arrested for public drunkenness in his Texas hometown
- Musso alleged acted ‘belligerent’ at a motel and reportedly stole a bag of chips
- He was arrested for driving under the influence in 2011 in Burbank, Calif.
- Musso starred with Miley Cyrus on Hannah Montana for five years
Hannah Montana star Mitchel Musso is in trouble with the law.
The 32-year-old actor, who starred alongside Miley Cyrus in the long-running Disney show for five years, was arrested in Texas on Saturday.
The former child actor was charged with public drunkenness and theft in his hometown of Rockwell, according to TMZ.
The outlet reported law enforcement officers were called to a motel there, where The Rise actor was allegedly acting ‘belligerent’ and had reportedly stolen a bag of chips from the market.
Musso has been released on $1,000 bond.
Arrested: Hannah Montana star Mitchel Musso, 32, was arrested in Texas for public drunkenness and theft in his hometown of Rockwell, TX. He has been released on $1,000 bond
The award winning star is best known for his role as Oliver Oken on Hannah Montana.
He also provided he voice of Jeremy on the animated series Phineas and Ferb.
Musso starred as King Brady in the Disney XD show Pair of Kings.
The actor has not had a run-in with the law in more than a decade.
He was arrested for driving under the influence in 2011 in Burbank in 2011.
The Bachelor Lions star avoided a six month sentence by pleading ‘no contest’ to the charges.
He was sentenced to 36 months of informal probation.
The sentence also required him to attend alcohol education classes and pay a fine.
Musso does not have a strong social media presence.
Disney star: The actor is best known for his role as Oliver Oken on Hannah Montana for five years. Seen here with Emily Osment and Miley Cyrus
Plea deal: Musso was arrested for driving under the influence in 2011 in Burbank in 2011. He avoided a six month sentence by pleading ‘no contest’ to the charges. He was sentenced to 36 months of informal probation, alcohol education classes and a fine (Pictured in Los Angeles in January 2012)
In a posting from December 2021, he shared some before and after photos writing, ‘The one on the left I was 119 pounds sick depressed and broken. The photo on the right is me today 160 pounds mentally and physically rebuilt stronger than I was before.’
Miley Cyrus recently revealed she sought help through therapy to deal with criticism she received as a child star.
‘When I look back at the criticism I received as a child, it has only been these last few years that I have understood just how wrong that was,’ she told The Sun on Sunday.
‘I am a great believer in therapy to help heal painful memories and I am in a good place – but the reality is, it should never have happened!’
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