Resident Drunk and Actor Rip Torn Arrested for Breaking Into a Bank While Slizzard

- By Bossip Staff Categories: Arrests, News, Random Ridiculousness

Sounds like someone needs an “Intervention”:

Actor Elmore “Rip” Torn has been charged with breaking into a Connecticut bank and carrying a loaded handgun while intoxicated. State police say the 78-year-old Salisbury resident was arrested Friday night after police found him inside the Litchfield Bancorp with a loaded revolver. The “Men in Black” actor has been taken into custody and booked on charges including burglary and possession of firearm without a permit. He is being held on $100,000 bond and is scheduled for a Monday appearance in Bantam Superior Court.

Last year, Torn was given probation in a Connecticut drunken driving case and granted permission to enter an alcohol education program. He also has two previous drunken driving arrests in New York. A spokesman for Torn did not immediately return phone calls Saturday.




  • Kool Breeze

    Ain’t this that same fool from men in black…this dude can’t seem to get it right, always in trouble.

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    That’s too bad. He was a funny b.a.s.t.a.r.d on ‘The Larry Sanders Show.’

  • loveme lovemenot

    I guess men in black aint pay granddaddie enough lol. Now why isn’t this on Jesus take the wheel?

  • dang

    This dude is funny as hell….however im not shocked.

  • vee

    what a fool…


    He was in the “Men In Black”. This is awful!!

  • candygirl

    how do you break into a bank???aren’t they superlocked and alarmed

  • I'm Just Me...Keeping It Real Since: 1983.....75 Days!!!

    Whomp Whomp.

    Put down that liquid poison if you cannot handle it.

  • Maqueefa Johnson

    Da damn! Dat be looking like David Axelrod on a good day!

  • leonard mckelvey

    Dr. Drew come get your boy.

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    and he’s dating black women?

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