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Ty Pennington Calls DUI Charge "My Wake-up Call"

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition host Ty Pennington was arrested in Los Angeles on Saturday morning at 12:35 am/PT on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol and drugs while driving, TMZ.com reports. Pennington was released two hours later after posting $5,000 bail and giving the holding cell a super-cool "Wild, Wild West" theme.UPDATE: Pennington said in a statement, "I made an error in judgment. We all make mistakes, however this is about accountability. Under no circumstances should anyone consume alcohol while driving. I could have jeopardized the lives of others and I am grateful there was no accident or harm done to anyone. This was my wake-up call. I also want to apologize to my fans, ABC Television and my design team for my lapse in judgment and the embarrassment I have caused."

Matt Mitovich
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition host Ty Pennington was arrested in Los Angeles on Saturday morning at 12:35 am/PT on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol and drugs while driving, TMZ.com reports. Pennington was released two hours later after posting $5,000 bail and giving the holding cell a super-cool "Wild, Wild West" theme. UPDATE: Pennington said in a statement, "I made an error in judgment. We all make mistakes, however this is about accountability. Under no circumstances should anyone consume alcohol while driving. I could have jeopardized the lives of others and I am grateful there was no accident or harm done to anyone. This was my wake-up call. I also want to apologize to my fans, ABC Television and my design team for my lapse in judgment and the embarrassment I have caused."