George Lopez arrested after bender at Canadian casino
Actor George Lopez signs autographs at the world premiere of "The Smurfs 2" at the Regency village Theatre on Sunday, July 28, 2013 in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 31: George Lopez and Danny Trejo attend a basketball game between the Charlotte Bobcats and the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on January 31, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/GC Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA- SEPTEMBER 28: Actor George Lopez and Jackie Guerrido arrive at the Eva Longoria Foundation Dinner at Beso restaurant on September 28, 2013 in Hollywood, California.(Photo by Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 25: Paul Stanley (R) and George Lopez attend a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on August 25, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/Getty Images)
FILE - In this Sept. 14, 2013 file photo, George Lopez arrives at the VIP Pre-Fight Party for the One: Mayweather vs. Canelo Fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. A Canada casino says a performance by the comic Lopez will go on as scheduled Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, after he was arrested for alleged public intoxication. Ceasars Windsor spokeswoman Jhoan Baluyot says the show is continuing as planned. (Photo by Eric Jamison/Invision/AP, file)
Comedian George Lopez, left, smiles as Los Angeles Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez approaches after Lopez threw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the Dodgers' baseball game against the New York Mets, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
George Lopez, the master of ceremonies for this year's Playboy Jazz Festival, poses following a news conference at the Playboy Mansion on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 in Los Angeles. The 35th Anniversary Playboy Jazz Festival will be held at the Hollywood Bowl on June 15 and 16. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
George Lopez introduces Motley Crue and Kiss at the Motley Crue and Kiss 2012 Mega Tour news conference, Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, in Los Angeles. KISS and Motley Crue will launch their 40 city tour on July 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Katy Winn)
HOLLYWOOD, FL - JANUARY 04: George Lopez performs at Hard Rock Live! in the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on January 4, 2014 in Hollywood, Florida. (Photo by Vallery Jean/WireImage)
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WINDSOR, Ontario (AP) - A Canada casino says a performance by U.S. comic George Lopez will go on as scheduled Friday after he was arrested for alleged public intoxication.
Ceasars Windsor spokeswoman Jhoan Baluyot says the show is continuing as planned.
Provincial police say officers stationed at the casino in Ontario arrested Lopez for allegedly being intoxicated in a public place, then turned him over to local police. Windsor police say only that a man was arrested at the casino but later released with no charges laid.
Lopez says in a statement via his publicist, Ina Treciokas: "Tied one on last night. Not feeling great this morning. I was trying to sleep it off, unfortunately, it was on the casino floor."