Nolte's Son Busted in DUI
Brawley nabbed after California accident
By Mary Papenfuss,  Newser User
Posted Oct 8, 2009 2:53 AM CDT
Nick Nolte and son Brawley Nolte arrive for the 'Changeling' premiere at Cannes last year.    (Getty Images)
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(Newser) – Like father, like son. Nick Nolte's son Brawley has been busted in Santa Monica on suspicion of driving under the influence and possession of a controlled substance, according to cops. The 23-year-old sometimes-actor, who played Mel Gibson's son in Ransom, was nabbed after an accident on the Pacific Highway and a series of sobriety tests, Radar reports. Dad Nick Nolte was given three years probation and mandatory drug and alcohol counseling after his DUI bust in 2002.