Ramona Resident Griffin O'Neal, Son of Actor Ryan O'Neal, Back in Jail
Ramona Patch - about 5 years
Actor Ryan O'Neal's oldest son, already facing possible prison time for a DUI crash near San Diego Safari Park, was behind bars again Friday morning for allegedly battering his wife at their Ramona home on New Year's Eve.
Griffin Patrick O'Neal, 47, was in custody -- in lieu of $10,000 bail -- at the San Diego Central Jail on suspicion of misdemeanor domestic violence, according to online jail records.
Shortly after 4 p.m. Saturday, a family member made an emergency call to report a disturbance involving someone "drinking too much'' at the O'Neal home in the 2400 block of Garnet Mine Trail, according to sheriff's spokeswoman Melissa Aquino.
"Upon further investigation and through witness statements, it was determined that Griffin O'Neal was being aggressive towards his spouse,'' Aquino said.
It was unclear if the one-time B-movie actor's latest arrest would delay or otherwise affect his sentencing -- set for next Thursday -- stemming from the head-on collision he was involv
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