Transcript for 'The Wire' Actor Wendell Pierce Arrested at Atlanta Hotel
Actor Wendell Pierce will no longer speak at a graduation ceremony for Rutgers University Newark this week following his arrest. In Atlanta police are rested the actor known for his work in the wire Saturday outside a hotel. Authorities charged him with simple battery and released him on bond pierce said he did not want to create a distraction. At Wednesday's commencement.
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