Jake Lloyd Arrested After High-Speed Chase
Jake Lloyd, a former child star best known for his role OF Anakin Skywalker in the 1999 film Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, has been arrested after allegedly leading cops in South Carolina on a high-speed chase.
The 26-year-old, whose character became Darth Vader, has not commented about the incident.
He was arrested on Wednesday and faces charges of reckless driving, driving without a license, failing to stop for a blue light and resisting arrest. He is due in court in July.
Lloyd was detained under the name Jake Broadbent and he is listed as such on court records. The Colleton County Sheriff’s Office, which released a photo from his driver’s license (see below), said the chase spanned two counties.
More details about the incident can be found at Eonline.com.