Columbus Short Arrested Following Fourth of July Bar Fight



Trouble continues to follow former Scandal star Columbus Short. TMZ is reporting Short was arrested after an altercation at Dallas bar on Friday.

According to the site, Short tried to leave the Katy Trail Ice House, following a few hours of partying, without paying his tab. A security guard allegedly stopped him. Short reportedly began to shout at the guard, accusing him of racism. The guard retorted he was black himself!

Reportedly, off duty police officers working at the bar broke up the incident. TMZ's report claims Short turned his rage onto the police officers. He was then arrested for public intoxication and hauled off to jail.

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