Dustin Diamond, ‘Saved by the Bell’ Star Back in Jail After Probation Violation

Dustin Diamond / Photo Courtesy: UPI.com

OZAUKEE, Wis., May 26 (UPI) — “Saved by the Bell” star Dustin Diamond is back behind bars following a probation violation.

The actor who famously portrayed Screech on the high-school sitcom, was apprehended in Ozaukee, Wisconsin on a probation hold according to CNN.

No new charges have been filed against Diamond and no other information is available at this time according to the Ozaukee County Jail.

Recently, the 39-year-old was released from jail after serving three months for recklessly endangering safety, possession of a switchblade knife and carrying a concealed weapon in 2014 following an altercation at a bar in Wisconsin.

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In his first interview since being released, Diamond explained to his “Saved by the Bell” co-star Mario Lopez on Extra that he was only defending his fiancee Amanda Schutz and that since becoming free, he had a new lease on life.

“I want to put the tomfoolery and malarkey behind me… for that clean slate,” he said. “Time for a change.”

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