Popular actor Judge Reinhold thrown in jail for refusing TSA pat down


Judge Reinhold 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A popular actor of New Mexico, was detained by police after causing a disturbance at an airport, according to police in Texas.

The Dallas Police Department said that they have arrested 59-year-old Judge Reinhold, after being accused of refusing to allow the TSA to give him a second pat down.

Reinhold was charged with one count of disorderly conduct. He was booked into jail, and released without bail. If convicted, Reinhold faces a fine of up to $500.

According to the criminal complaint, Reinhold was at the Dallas Love Field airport on Thursday afternoon. He was at a checkpoint area, and was searched.

After his bag set off an alarm, a TSA agent requested a second pat down. When Reinhold refused, the TSA called the police.

Reinhold shot to fame after playing Aaron on the hit series Seinfeld, which aired on the NBC television network.