RUSH HOUR star Chris Tucker was arrested and jailed on Sunday morning (16APR05), after Georgia police caught him speeding.

Law enforcers pulled over the comedian's speeding 2005 Bentley when he did not immediately stop for them.

Tucker, 33, spent about 30 minutes in the Warren County lock-up before posting a cash bond and being released, according to THE SMOKING GUN.

Police say the screen star, an Atlanta native, was doing 109 miles per hour on Interstate 20 when pulled over by state troopers.

He was arrested for reckless driving and fleeing to elude after he did not pull over right away.

19/04/2005 21:53