‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Star Tom Wopat Arrested for Indecent Assault
Arrested for Indecent Assault
And Cocaine Possession
8/3/2017 7:09 AM PDT
Tom Wopat, who played Luke Duke on the “Dukes of Hazzard,” has been arrested for indecent assault and battery in Massachusetts … TMZ has learned.
Wopat was in Waltham, Mass starring in a play — a production of “42nd Street.” We’re told the alleged victim is a woman connected with the production, and the incident involved Wopat allegedly putting his hands down her pants.
According to law enforcement … police arrested 65-year-old Wopat Wednesday at 10:53 PM. Police were actively looking for him, and pulled him over in his Ford Bronco. We’re told cops found a small baggie of cocaine on him, and he was booked for possession.
The indecent assault and battery is a felony. The coke possession is a misdemeanor. Wopat’s being arraigned Thursday.
We’ve reached out to his rep … so far, no word back. The play is supposed to open with a Thursday matinee, and according to the box office … show will go on with Wopat.