WWAY in Wilmington reports that Christopher McDonald was arrested for driving while impaired early Wednesday morning.
According to the Highway Patrol, McDonald blew .15, almost twice the legal limit, during a breathalyzer test after being pulled over on 3rd Street.
Deputies at the New Hanover County Jail booked the actor around 4:30 a.m. under a $1,000 bond. He is scheduled to appear in court Dec. 11.
WWAY reports that McDonald is in Wilmington filming a new movie called "The Squeeze," according to an article in the "Wilmywood Daily."
McDonald is known for his role as Shooter McGavin in the 1996 Adam Sandler movie "Happy Gilmore."