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Ryan O'Neal's Son Sentenced to Prison for Role in Car Crash

Comstock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) -- Ryan O'Neal's son Griffin O'Neal was sentenced Friday to 16 months in prison for his role in a car crash in San Diego County, California, last year that injured another driver, according to the Los Angeles Times. O'Neal, who's 47, had pleaded guilty to felony charges of driving under the influence and possession of a firearm by a felon.

Prosecutors said O'Neal had cocaine, marijuana and other drugs in his system when the crash occurred. He'd been on probation at the time for a 2007 drunken driving conviction.

O'Neal was arrested on New Year's Eve for alleged misdemeanor domestic battery in connection with an incident involving his wife.

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Ryan O'Neal's Son Griffin Arrested on Suspicion of Domestic Battery

Scott Kirkland/FilmMagic(SAN DIEGO) -- Ryan O'Neal's son Griffin O'Neal was in a San Diego jail Thursday following his arrest on New Year's Eve for alleged misdemeanor domestic battery. According to, a family member called 911 on Dec. 31 to report a disturbance stemming from a person having had too much to drink at O'Neal's Ramona, Calif. home. After speaking with witnesses, deputies determined that the 47-year-old O'Neal was being aggressive towards his wife. As of Thursday night, he was being held at San Diego Central Jail on $10,000 bail.

O'Neal is scheduled to be sentenced next week in connection with an unrelated case in which he drove under the influence of drugs last year, resulting in an accident that injured another driver.

Another of Ryan O'Neal's sons, Redmond O'Neal, has also had his share of legal problems due to a drug addiction.

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