Tiger Woods Seeking ‘Professional Help’ After DUI Arrest | TODAY

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SUPPORTERS HE’S SEEKING HELP NOW, MANAGING HIS MEDICATIONS. LAST MONTH, ON A POLICE DASH CAM VIDEO, YOU CAN SEE TIGER WOODS SLURRING HIS SPEECH, APPEARING DISORIENTED. HE WAS APPARENTLY ARRESTED FOR DUI. BUT HE TOLD POLICE HE HAD NOT BEEN DRINKING BUT HAD TAKEN A MIXTURE OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS.>>I’M PLACING YOU UNDER ARREST.>>Reporter: JUST WEEKS AFTER A DISORIENTED TIGER WOODS WAS ARRESTED FOR DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, THE GOLF ICON RELEASED A STATEMENT ON TWITTER, NOW SAYING HE’S RECEIVING PROFESSIONAL HELP. HOPING TO, QUOTE, MANAGE MY MEDICATIONS AND THE WAYS THAT I DEAL WITH BACK PAIN AND A SLEEP DISORDER. TIGER ADDING, I WANT TO THANK EVERYONE FOR THE AMAZING OUTPOURING OF SUPPORT AND UNDERSTANDING.>>YOUR FEET TOGETHER AND FACING ME.>>Reporter: IN MAY, THE WORLD SAW WOODS IN THIS DASH CAM VIDEO, IN HANDCUFFS, UNDER ARREST FOR A DUI IN JUPITER, FLORIDA.>>YOU KNOW WHERE YOU ARE RIGHT NOW?>>NO.>>Reporter: POLICE FOUND THE FOUR-TIME MAJOR CHAMPION ASLEEP IN HIS CAR WITH TWO FLAT TIRES, APPEARING DISORIENTED, WOODS TOLDS OFFICERS, HE’S NOT DRINKING.>>HAVE YOU BEEN DRINKING TODAY?>>NO.>>Reporter: BUT HE DID AT MID OF BEING ON PRESCRIPTION MEDICATIONS, INCLUDING THE POWERFUL PAINKILLER, VICODIN.>>HAVE YOU TAKEN MEDICATIONS TODAY?>>YES.>>Reporter: ACCORDING TO THIS UNREDACTED POLICE REPORT, HE WAS ON AN ANTI-ANXIETY MEDICATION. WOODS HASN’T BEEN ON A GOLF COURSE SINCE FEBRUARY. HE WAS SEEN WITH HIS CHILDREN OVER THE FATHER’S DAY WEEKEND. FOR THE BETTER PART OF TWO DECADES, WOODS HAS BEEN THE BIGGEST NAME IN GOLF, WRACKING UP MAJOR AFTER MAJOR. BUT IN 2009, HIS CAREER TOOK A TURN, AFTER HIS DIVORCE FROM MODEL ELIN NORDEGREN. THE SCANDAL PUSHING WOODS TO SEEK HELP FOR SEX ADDICTION. NOW, THE BIGGEST NAME IN GOLF IS FACING ANOTHER CHALLENGING MOMENT AND TAKING STEPS TO OVERCOME IT. TIGER WOODS HAS NOT ENTERED A PLEA IN THE DUI CASE. HIS ARRAIGNMENT WAS SCHEDULED FOR JULY. BUT IT’S NOW BEEN POSTPONED TO EARLY AUGUST. GUYS, BACK TO YOU.>>KERRY SANDERS. THANK YOU. IT’S NOT JUST TIGER WOODS

 

4 Responses

  1. phard2345

    June 21, 2017 7:53 pm

    The way we treat this guy. Why do they discourage him from being around his homies? Arabs, Indians, and every one else ae allowed.

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  2. david fonner

    June 22, 2017 4:51 am

    PS. Cameron Diaz can not cover for flunky jimmy Fallon forever. I would probably only smack little girl Fallon.. But I would punch amazon Cameron right in her big head… jil

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