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Friday, December 29, 2006

Mike Tyson arrested on DUI, drug charges

Tyson_2003_with_a_tattooSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Mike Tyson was arrested about 1:45 a.m. today on DUI and drug charges shortly after leaving a nightclub and nearly striking a police car, police said.
Tyson, who shot to fame by knocking out Trevor Berbick in 1986 to become the youngest heavyweight champion in history at age 20, has had several run-ins with the law over the years, including serving prison time for rape. He most infamous incident was in the ring in 1997 when he bit Evander Holyfield's ear during a fight.

(Photo: Tyson 2003, with tattoo)

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