Nicole Richie Investigated for California DUI

Nicole Richie was arrested early Monday morning and is currently under investigation for California DUI. The California Highway Patrol reported that the 25-year old actress failed a field sobriety test and she was arrested suspicion of drunk driving without incident.

Police had received 911 calls about a vehicle matching the description of Richie’s black Mercedes sport utility vehicle heading in the wrong direction on a Burbank freeway. Police found Richie’s SUV stopped in the car pool lane of the freeway.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported that she was tested for drugs and released after posting $15,000 bail.

Richie is the daughter of singer Lionel Richie and she starred in the ‘The Simple Life’ with Paris Hilton.

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