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Pop star arrested after car accident in Miami

The Miami Herald reports Mexican pop singer Paulina Rubio was recently arrested in Miami for disorderly conduct and obstruction of justice.

While driving in the Little Havana area of Miami, Rubio was involved in an auto accident. She was not at fault for this incident.The police arrived at the scene and requested the pop star exit her vehicle. She then refused and began cursing the officer and issuing threats. She was then arrested, placed in handcuffs and charged with refusing to obey a lawful command, obstruction of justice and disorderly conduct.

What should you do when the police arrive at the scene after an auto accident?

If ever involved in a car accident it is wise to call the police. When the law enforcement officer arrives at the scene of the accident, it is also wise to cooperate fully. Provide as much detail as possible to the investigating officer so that an accurate reflection of the events can be detailed in the police report. Remember that these officers are there to assist.

If you or someone you care about has been involved in an automobile accident in or around South Florida, feel free to contact Miami car accident lawyer Ruth E. Johnson for a free consultation regarding your rights under the law. Her office is available 24 hours per day all seven days of the week at 305 720 2086.