Former child star Tom Guiry has been arrested at an airport in Texas on suspicion of attacking a police officer.

The Sandlot star, 31, was detained at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston over the weekend (03-04Aug13) for allegedly scuffling with an officer who was called in after airline workers deemed the actor too intoxicated to fly.

Guiry is accused of verbally abusing the cop before headbutting him, and he was booked for felony assault on a police officer before he was released on $5,000 (£3,333) bail, according to