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While everyone knows the Tin Man from the 'Wizard of Oz' needed a heart, many will be surprised to learn that the Tin Man from Upstate New York needs a drunk driving lawyer. Unfortunately, information regarding the Tin Man's recent arrest is scant, so the upstate Tin Man may have already had a lawyer all along.

The actor that plays the iconic Tin Man character at the Yellow Brick Road Casino, in Chittenango, New York, Nicholas Sherman, 31, was arrested for DWI while still in full make-up. Fortunately, for those of us on the internet, we get to delight in his full makeup mugshot, and hopefully take away a couple valuable legal lessons.

Last week, an arrest was finally made in the 2015 shooting of Darrell Alston, better known to his fans as "Nazty." Police cited the on-going beef between Nazty and Kevron Evans, aka Young Moose, as the motivation for the shooting. However, Young Moose has not been implicated in any other way.

Police arrested Antonio Melvin for the murder of Alston, who is a friend of Young Moose and has appeared in the rapper's music videos. Police have linked the murder of Alston to the feud between the rappers due to so-called"diss tracks" that each released attacking the other with biting lyrics.

Chris Soules, reality TV star from the 19th season of the Bachelor, 10th season of the Bachelorette, Dancing with the Stars, and Worst Cooks in America, has been arrested as a result of a fatal car accident between himself and a 66-year-old farmer, husband, and grandfather, on a tractor in the state of Iowa.

Early reports stated that Soules left the scene of the accident without contacting authorities. However, it was later discovered that he contacted 9-1-1 and even attempted to revive the other driver. However, reports confirm that he did leave the scene of the accident in the vehicle of another person, leaving behind his vehicle.

Former workout guru to the stars and star herself of Bravo's fitness reality shows Work Out and Thintervention, Jackie Warner has talked candidly about her problems with drinking before. "I looked in the mirror one morning and realized that I did not like the person that I had become," she told Bravo last year. "I could no longer hide the fact that MY decisions were causing me unhappiness."

It doesn't look like she'll be any happier following her arrest last weekend, as Warner is now facing assault with a deadly weapon on a police officer charges.

Thursday morning, actor and artist Shia Labeouf was arrested outside his art installation at the Museum of Moving Image in New York City after he barely assaulted an apparent Hitler supporter. This incident coincides with the vehement social media debate currently underway regarding whether it is okay to assault Nazis.

Shia was standing near his interactive exhibit, when the Hitler supporter called him over seemingly to take a selfie. When Shia went over to him, the Hitler support says to Shia: "Hitler did nothing wrong." At that point, Shia can be seen pushing the man away. The man called police, alleging that Shia pulled his scarf and scratched his face, though the video shows Shia trying to push himself away from the Hitler supporter.

Top 5 Celebrity Arrests of 2016

The year ain't over yet. Meaning that some A, B, or C-list stars could still make it on this countdown. (And let's be honest, we welcome D-listers as well.) But with time running out on 2016, we thought we'd take a moment and look back on the most notorious celeb busts of the year.

And considering the last 350-plus days have been known more for the tragic deaths of some of music, movies, and pop culture's most kindred souls, perhaps the celebrities below should feel fortunate they only went to jail, and not the great beyond.

If you could be arrested with any famous person, alive or dead, who would it be? And what would it be for?

Most people have been asked about which famous person they would most want to meet, or have lunch with, or maybe be stranded on a dessert island with. These hypotheticals are usually just fun games played among friends. But for the 22 year old Erick Harris, he didn't have a choice when the Arizona police stopped him and his two friends, Tupac and Robin Williams. The three young adults were arrested for the 100+ pounds of marijuana they allegedly had in the back of the pickup truck. Unfortunately for Harris, neither Robin nor Tupac are actually famous.

On Monday, Kanye West suffered what is being called a psychotic break. He had to be handcuffed to the paramedic's gurney at his personal trainer's home, then he was taken to a mental health facility for evaluation, treatment, and time to calm down. While the reason for the break is currently unknown, sources are speculating that it may relate to a common ailment many people experience: grief. West lost his mother during the month of November in 2007. Since then, every month of November has reminded him of that pain and loss.

While all of the above is rather strange, West is known for being a workaholic, and routinely binge-works for nearly 48 hours straight. His doctor explained that West was suffering from sleep depravation and dehydration. During the episode, West allegedly attacked a staff member at his personal trainer's residence/gym. West's doctor, who feared that West would attack an officer, or resist arrest, if police were called, placed him under a 5150 psychiatric hold and requested medical assistance.

While it seems like every week there's a celebrity championing some cause or another, it is rare that any celebrity is willing to go so far as to get arrested. However, Shailene Woodley isn't just any celebrity. She was arrested this month while protesting against the Dakota oil pipeline that is currently under construction.

Activist groups in North Dakota have been protesting to prevent the construction of the pipeline, which cuts through a portion of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's reservation, as well as through historic and sacred sites of the tribe. Along with Shailene Woodley, journalists and high profile politicians have been arrested at the protest.

American Pie Singer-Songwriter Arrested for Domestic Violence

Don McLean, the singer and writer of the classic hit song 'American Pie,' was arrested for domestic violence on Monday. According to his wife, Patrisha McLean -- who apparently shares his poetic inclinations -- 'this is not much ado about nothing.'

In response to reporter requests for further comment on the arrest of her husband, she cited Shakespeare and wrote only that she could not say anything more at the moment, according to the New York Daily News. McLean, who lives in Camden, Maine was arrested on a charge of misdemeanor domestic violence and released on bail.