E.T. star arrested for DUII in Oregon

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He was allegedly parked on Lower Boones Ferry Road

An October 21, 2019 booking photo of Henry Thomas. (WCSO)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The actor best known for playing Elliot in “E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial,” was arrested for driving under the influence of intoxicants in Oregon Monday night.

Tualatin Police said Henry Thomas, 48, was found in a stationary car on Lower Boones Ferry Road and Southwest 72nd Avenue around 8:30 p.m.

Officers did a field sobriety test and then took Thomas into custody. He is in the Washingon County Jail for a misdemeanor DUII charge.

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