Rowdy Piper Arrested for DUI Last Night

Trevor DixContributor IJuly 2, 2009

HOUSTON, TX - APRIL 5:  (L-R) Former professional wrestlers Ric Flair (seen outside the ring) looks on as WWE Superstar Chris Jericho gets pummeled on the ropes by 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper. Ricky 'The Dragon' Steamboat and Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka look on during  WrestleMania 25 at Reliant Stadium on April 5, 2009 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bill Olive/Getty Images)

According to TMZ.com:

 

WWE Legend Rowdy Roddy Piper has been arrested for suspicion DUI last night in Hollywood, Calif.

Piper (real name: Roderick Toombs) was stopped by police around 1 a.m. and given field sobriety test. He was then arrested.

As of 12 p.m. Pacific time, Piper is still being held in jail. Bail was set for $5,000

Any more news will be forthcoming. Not sure why Piper was in L.A.

Perhaps to attend Michael Jackson's funeral or something.

No word yet if anyone heard bagpipes while he was taking the sobriety test.