Date: 5th December 2000

Palm Springs Police Want Downey Tried On Felony Drug Counts

Palm Springs, CA police Monday recommended to the Riverside County district attorney that Robert Downey Jr. be prosecuted on two felony counts of possessing a controlled substance and a misdemeanor count of being under the influence of a controlled substance.

A spokesperson for the D.A.'s office said that prosecutors are reviewing the charges and expect to announce a decision next week.

Source: Studio Briefing