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'Buffy' Star Nicholas Brendon Arrested in Idaho

Actor Nicholas Brendon, best known as Xander Harris on the Buffy the Vampire Slayer TV series, was arrested in Boise, Idaho, showing signs of intoxication, police said.

Brendon was in town for the Tree City Comic Con.

Police were called to a downtown hotel Friday after reports of a disturbance in the lobby, according a news release from the Boise Police Department.

"When officers arrived, they found the suspect who showed signs of intoxication and repeatedly refused officers commands to stay seated while officers tried to speak with witnesses," the release said. "When the suspect continued to try and walk away, officers took him into custody for resisting and obstructing."

The hotel staff said Brendon had broken a decorative dish and they wanted to press charges.
He was booked into the Ada County Jail and bonded out, police said.

Brendon is charged with two misdemeanors -- malicious injury to property and resisting or obstructing officers.

Police say additional charges are possible.

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