Actress Lindsay Lohan has been placed under house arrest on Friday, officials said, after she turned in early to begin a sentence of conviction for theft of jewelry. Lohan has been three weeks earlier than usual, was a prison in Los Angeles will not run his punishment, the Los Angeles County Sheriff spokesman Steve Whitmore said Thursday.
It was decided that he would work his time under house arrest, because the storage facility, officials said. It was equipped with an electronic ankle bracelet to monitor her movements and she stays at home to secure, except to the extent permitted by law, said Whitmore.
The actress was sentenced May 11 to 120 days in jail, but the overcrowding in the regulation of facilities and the state could reduce the time it should be limited to his Venice, Calif., home, sheriff’s office has said earlier.
Lohan, 24, pleaded no contest to one count of misdemeanor theft after he allegedly left a jewelry store in Venice in January to wear a necklace of diamonds and gold, which had not paid. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Stephanie Sautner Lohan given until June 17 to begin the sentence, but pointed to the prison Thursday morning, said Whitmore.
It was decided that it was eligible for home confinement instead of prison, “he said. Forms of parole required by an order of the federal government to reduce overcrowding, probably reduce the sentence to about 14 days, Whitmore said after the sentencing. As part of the sentence, Sautner Lohan has also ordered that the actor will remain under the supervision of probation up to 480 hours of community service.
But the judge rejected the request of City Attorney Melanie Chavira for targeting drugs to the actress. Lohan tested positive for the use of alcohol, violation of probation, a report said.It of February showed that the drug test failure of last August, which led to the judicial and prison rehabilitation, involved in cocaine and was not amphetamines. Lohan May 11 hearing, but her lawyer entered no contest plea is a violation of the theft charge in his favor.
“I am glad to be able to put this past me and move on with my life and my career,” Lohan said in a written statement released by her lawyer. “I support the judge’s decision and hold myself accountable for being in this situation.”