NEW YORK (AP) – Actor Alec Baldwin is not apologizing over an incident that led to a disorderly conduct arrest in May.
Baldwin told a Manhattan judge Thursday he’d rather pay a fine than apologize over the encounter that started when police stopped him for riding a bicycle the wrong way down a one-way street.
Judge John Delury asked the actor, “Can you stay out of trouble, Alexander?”
Baldwin said, “Sure, sure.” The judge gave him an adjournment in contemplation of dismissal.
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Earlier the judge told Baldwin: “Looks like you have a short fuse.”
Another well-known actor also had a Manhattan court date Thursday.
Lawyers said they will try to resolve Shia LaBeouf’s (SHY'-uh luh-BUFS') disorderly conduct case stemming from an incident at a Broadway show.
LaBeouf is due back in court Sept. 10.