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JACKASS WILDMAN SKATES OFF WITH FINE; PS500 for hotel disturbance.

Byline: Paul O'Hare

JACKASS star Bam Margera kissed the ground outside a court yesterday after spending a night in the cells following a bust-up at a hotel.

Margera, 33, was arrested less than two hours after performing on stage before the Eminem gig in Glasgow's Bellahouston Park.

At the city's sheriff court yesterday, the American admitted shouting, swearing and being aggressive to staff at three-star Jury's Inn in Glasgow on Tuesday.

Sheriff Janice Scott fined Margera, whose real name is Brandon Cole, PS500 and told him it would have been PS750 if he hadn't pled guilty.

'I wanted The millionaire was told he had until September 4 to pay the fine and coolly replied: "I can pay it now if you want?" " Outside the court afterwards, he lit a cigarette and said: "Dude, time stands still in there. I feel like I've been in there for five days and it hasn't even been 24 hours."guys you " He also revealed he had left his mark on cell 28 inarrest filming Jackass MARGERA Stewart Street police station. Bam Margera said an officer asked if he had vandalised the cell with his rings. The reality TV icon said: "I told him it was already there. It said, 'Bam Margera was here.'" The court heard Margera got angry when hotel staff said they couldn't find details of a reservation he claimed he'd made.

He said: "I have a f**king room. I don't know if it's booked under Eminem or Marshall Mathers. I want a f**king room."

He continued shouting and swearing and threatened hotel staff that he would sleep on the floor in front of reception.

The pro skateboarder then started swigging from a bottle of whisky. A receptionist me. I'm it for 4' warned she was going to call the police and he replied: "Call the f**king police. I want to be arrested."

Margera was still shouting and swearing when police arrived. He motioned for officers to handcuff him and said: "This was intentional, I wanted you guys to arrest me. I'm filming Jackass 4 and you're now part of it."

He told officers he had been recording them and claimed members of his crew had been filming outside. Officers found a digital video camera in his bag, which was still recording, and a device capable of streaming live footage to the internet.

The star, who did 1000 push-ups in his cell to keep himself occupied, said he was surprised he ended up in custody.

He added: "I am getting thrown out of a hotel that I have a room at because they think I am a f**king bum."

'I wanted to guys you I'm me. arrest it for filming 4' Jackass Margera


RELEASED J Bam Margera

FREEDOM J Bam is happy to be leaving Glasgow Sheriff Court

STONE SMOOCH J He kisses the ground outside the court

WHEEL SPIN J He celebrates by skateboarding near the court
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Publication:Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland)
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Date:Aug 22, 2013
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