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Disney’s Pocahontas star Irene Bedard arrested twice in three days after ‘drunken incidents’

Disney’s Pocahontas star Irene Bedard is arrested twice in three days after ‘drunken incidents’

  • The 53-year-old was taken into police custody twice over a three-day period, according to a police report.
  • She was first arrested Friday night at her ex-husband’s home in Beavercreek, Ohio, when police responded to a possible domestic violence situation.
  • Police claim that Bedard – who is Native American – had a belt in her hand and said something like, “Look, they sent the white man to come and get me!”
  • She appeared to be very drunk, smelled heavily of booze and even had trouble standing upright according to the report
  • Bedard was eventually taken to the police station, where she was charged with domestic violence, assault and resisting arrest
  • She was able to post bail and was released, but days later she was arrested again on Monday after allegedly harassing a receptionist at a hotel
  • Bedard voiced the lead role and was the physical model for Disney animated film Pocahontas in 1995, which was loosely based on the life of the Native American woman of the same name.

The actress who voiced the title character in Disney’s 1995 animated Pocahontas has been arrested twice in three days following drunken incidents, according to a new report.

According to a police report, Irene Bedard has been taken into custody twice by law enforcement over a three-day period. TMZ on Wednesday morning.

The 53-year-old was first arrested Friday night at her ex-husband’s home in Beavercreek, Ohio, when police responded to a possible domestic violence situation.

Troubled times: Irene Bedard - seen in March 2016 - was taken into police custody twice over a three-day period, according to a police report obtained by TMZ Wednesday morning

Troubled times: Irene Bedard – seen in March 2016 – was taken into police custody twice over a three-day period, according to a police report obtained by TMZ Wednesday morning

Iconic: She voiced the title character in Disney's 1995 animated Pocahontas

Iconic: She voiced the title character in Disney's 1995 animated Pocahontas

Iconic: She voiced the title character in Disney’s 1995 animated Pocahontas

Police claim that Bedard – who is Native American – had a belt in her hand and said something like, “Look, they sent the white man to come and get me!”

She appeared to be very drunk, smelled heavily of booze and even had trouble standing upright according to the report.

Her ex claimed that Bedard had arrived at his door and when he let her in, she started yelling at their 17-year-old son and allegedly kicking him as he tried to restrain her.

Law enforcement officials also claim she kicked and screamed when they tried to get her into the back of the police car.

Sad: The 53-year-old - seen in 2006 - was first arrested Friday night at her ex-husband's home in Beavercreek, Ohio, as police responded to a possible domestic violence situation

Sad: The 53-year-old - seen in 2006 - was first arrested Friday night at her ex-husband's home in Beavercreek, Ohio, as police responded to a possible domestic violence situation

Sad: The 53-year-old – seen in 2006 – was first arrested Friday night at her ex-husband’s home in Beavercreek, Ohio, as police responded to a possible domestic violence situation

Police noted that her underage son did not want to press charges and instead wanted his mother to get help.

Bedard was eventually taken to the police station, where she was charged with domestic violence, assault and resisting arrest.

She was able to post bail and was released, but days later she was arrested again on Monday after allegedly harassing a receptionist at a hotel.

The police officer summoned there claimed he had tried to take her down but appeared to be under the influence and combative.

Worryingly, she - seen in 2015 - was able to post bail and was released, but days later she was rearrested Monday after allegedly harassing a receptionist at a hotel

Worryingly, she - seen in 2015 - was able to post bail and was released, but days later she was arrested again on Monday after allegedly harassing a receptionist at a hotel

Worryingly, she – seen in 2015 – was able to post bail and was released, but days later she was rearrested Monday after allegedly harassing a receptionist at a hotel

The law enforcement officer also claims that Bedard charged him and that he had to pin her to put her in handcuffs.

Police also claimed that it took several officers to bring her to prison.

Her charges were much lighter than in the first incident, as she was charged for disorderly conduct before being released without bail.

Bedard voiced the lead role and was the physical model for Disney animated film Pocahontas in 1995, which was loosely based on the life of the Native American woman of the same name.

Colors of the wind: Bedard starred and was the physical model for Disney animated film Pocahontas in 1995, which was loosely based on the life of the Native American woman of the same name

Colors of the wind: Bedard starred and was the physical model for Disney animated film Pocahontas in 1995, which was loosely based on the life of the Native American woman of the same name

Colors of the wind: Bedard starred and was the physical model for Disney animated film Pocahontas in 1995, which was loosely based on the life of the Native American woman of the same name

Signature Role: The actress returned to her voice role for Disney in 2018's Ralph Breaks The Internet, as she appeared at the November 2018 premiere

Signature Role: The actress returned to her voice role for Disney in 2018's Ralph Breaks The Internet, as she appeared at the November 2018 premiere

Signature Role: The actress returned to her voice role for Disney in 2018’s Ralph Breaks The Internet, as she appeared at the November 2018 premiere

Classic: Bedard is perhaps best known for her work with in the 1998 film Smoke Signals, an adaptation of a collection of Sherman Alexie's short stories.

Classic: Bedard is perhaps best known for her work in the 1998 film Smoke Signals, adapted from a collection of Sherman Alexie's short stories

Classic: Bedard is perhaps best known for her work with in the 1998 film Smoke Signals, an adaptation of a collection of Sherman Alexie’s short stories.

She starred alongside Mel Gibson in the film portraying her love interest, Englishman John Smith, as the film began a commercial success, making $ 346 at the box office.

The actress returned to her voice role for Disney in 2018’s Ralph Breaks The Internet.

Bedard is perhaps best known for her work with in the 1998 film Smoke Signals, an adaptation of a collection of Sherman Alexie’s short stories.

She has pursued a very successful acting career with a variety of roles, including a two-episode role as Wichapi on HBO’s Westworld in 2018.

Before: The actress can be seen at the Golden Globe Awards in January 1995

Before: The actress can be seen at the Golden Globe Awards in January 1995

Before: The actress can be seen at the Golden Globe Awards in January 1995

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