WKU Public Radio News Staff
Fri May 18, 2012
Glaser Arrested for Marijuana Possession in Bowling Green
The actor who played David Starsky in the 1970's police drama "Starsky & Hutch" has found himself on the other side of real law enforcement in Kentucky.
Bowling Green police arrested 69 year old Paul Michael Glaser just hours after he read an excerpt of his young adult novel, "Chrystallia and the Source of Light" to students at a middle school May 10th. According to a citation, the Venice, California resident said he had medical marijuana prescribed to him in California. Bowling Green - Warren County drug task force director Tommy Loving said Kentucky doesn't recognize medical marijuana licenses. Glaser faces possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. He's scheduled to appear in Warren District Court on May 31st.