Bynes charged with hit-and-run

Sept. 5, 2012 at 8:16 PM
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LOS ANGELES, Sept. 5 (UPI) -- Amanda Bynes has been charged with two counts of hit-and-run related to separate collisions in April and August, Los Angeles prosecutors say.

The 26-year-old actress faces up to a year in jail if convicted on both misdemeanor counts, People.com reported Wednesday.

Her arraignment is scheduled for Sept. 27 at a Van Nuys, Calif., courthouse, the celebrity news Web site said.

Bynes is best known for her work in the films "Hairspray" and "What a Girl Wants," as well as TV's "The Amanda Show" and "What I Like About You."

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