Dawn Wells Was Arrested Years After Bob Denver Ratted Her Out

latest news headlines 3 months ago
Flipboard


Did you know that Bob Denver claimed that Dawn Wells sent him an ounce of marijuana in the mail and that Dawn Wells was later arrested for allegedly driving while stoned? While standards and practices of the 1960s would’ve prevented the Gilligan’s Island characters from sparking up a joint on the screen, it seems that there were two big stars from the series that had a penchant for smoking marijuana. Those stars were Dawn Wells and Bob Denver, both of whom were arrested for possession of the substance later in their lives. Bob Denver was the first of the two to be arrested for possession of the substance, and, upon his arrest, he accidentally let spill the beans that longtime friend and former costar Dawn Wells had been the one that got him it! ▬Contents of this video▬ 00:00 - Intro 02:19 - Did Dawn Wells Give Bob the Marijuana? 03:22 - The Story of Dawn’s Arrest 05:06 - Dawn Claimed the Marijuana Wasn’t Hers 06:02 - Dawn Wells’ Life Following Her Arrest 07:11 - Outro Like this content? Subscribe here: https://www.youtube.com/factsverse?sub_confirmation=1 Or, watch more videos here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLkXAntdjbcSKgHx6EQVOwNKVz1cR2hKV Do you think you know a lot about TV? Try our quiz and enter to win $500! Click below to check the trivia question https://bit.ly/3rEeMxk Bob Denver’s arrest for marijuana possession occurred in 1998. After accidentally telling the police that Dawn Wells had sent him the ounce of marijuana in the mail, Bob changed his tune once her realized that the authorities were going to then try to turn him against her on the stand. Bob went on to claim that Dawn had nothing to do with the ounce of marijuana. The television star ended up serving six months of probation and never appeared on television again. In 2005, he passed away at the age of 70. A few years after Bob’s death, Dawn Wells herself was arrested for marijuana possession. Dawn claimed that the marijuana she was in possession of wasn’t hers, but a sobriety test that she was subjected to afterward suggested otherwise. Join Facts Verse as we explore why Dawn Wells was arrested years after Bob Denver ratted her out. Dawn Wells Was Arrested Years After Bob Denver Ratted Her Out
Read Entire Article