Former Scandal actor Columbus Short was arrested about 2 a.m. Saturday in Dallas for public intoxication, the Associated Press reports.
The arrest happened near the Katy Trail Ice House, a restaurant and beer garden. According to People, Short fought with a security guard and was "verbally assaulting" police.
The incident is Short's second run-in with the law in recent months; in March he was charged with battery for knocking a man out during a fight in West Hollywood. Short pleaded not guilty to the charge in May.
The 31-year-old starred in the first three seasons of ABC's popular drama Scandal, but announced in April that he wouldn't be back for season four.
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