Shawn Mckenzie From Sportsnet CA Was Arrested On Public Intoxication Charges

( Source : dailyhive )

Shawn McKenzie, a Canadian sports journalist, was arrested on charges of public intoxication.

Mckenzie, the son of legendary Canadian broadcaster Bob Mckenzie, was destined for a hockey career. The journalist has spent his entire life engaged in hockey.

However, his hockey career came to an end at the age of 14 when he suffered a concussion. He is currently working at Sportsnet as a reporter and journalist.

What Was Sportsnet's Shawn Mckenzie Arrested For? 

According to ScoopNashville, a Sportsnet reporter was arrested in Nashville this week on accusations of public intoxication and criminal trespass.

McKenzie was reportedly arrested on the morning of June 4 after fighting with staff at Jason Aldean's Kitchen + Rooftop Bar, located on Broadway in downtown Nashville.

According to Metro Nashville Police, a 33-year-old Canadian Sportsnet Reporter was arguing with staff outside of Jason Aldean's Kitchen + Rooftop Bar in the early hours of Saturday morning after being removed from the bar for acting inappropriately.

Likewise, McKenzie argued that he was not leaving because he had paid for a table. When officers arrived, they discovered him extremely intoxicated and verbally abusive.

Moreover, he was told he was no longer welcome and would have to leave on his own. He continued to argue with authorities until he decided to go independently.

McKenzie returned to the bar a few minutes later and argued with the staff. The journalist was arrested and taken into custody, charged with public intoxication and criminal trespass.


Shawn Mckenzie Public Intoxication Charges

Public intoxication is a crime in most states, punishable by 30 to 60 days in jail. Depending on the state's laws, fines might range from $1,000 to more than $10,000. Aggravated public intoxication, usually defined as a third offense, is punishable by up to two years in jail in several states.

 According to Steen, McKenzie was lucky that he was released on a $200 bond and is due in court on July 1.

Who is Shawn Mckenzie Dating? Girlfriend Sydney Hoffman

Shawn is still not married yet, but that doesn't mean he doesn't have romantic excitement in his life.

Shawn is currently dating a Canadian blogger named Sydney Hoffman. The partners have never been shy about sharing their relationship insights on social media, particularly on Instagram.


Shawn's Instagram handle is @shawnmckenzie89, and he has over 5,000 followers. He's also on Twitter, where he has a large 2.6k follower base.

Moreover, Sydney, Shawn's girlfriend, is also well-known on social media, with 51.7 thousand Instagram followers and 1,607 posts. Similarly, she is active on Tiktok. Her TikTok account has 64.1K followers.

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