Radio host Ace Washington arrested
January 1, 2006, 6:00 p.m.
Radio talk show host Ace Washington was arrested Friday night
on allegations of trespassing, assault, and resisting arrest,
KPOO radio reports.
The incident took place at Rasselas Jazz Club where the club
manager barred Washington from admittance, Washington said in
The club manager termed Washington a "trouble maker,"
while Washington recalled he had criticized the manager for paying
low wages at a different night spot.
Washington is a board member of the African American Community
Police Relations Board and the Idriss Stelley Foundation.
He hosts a Friday talk show on KPOO
radio and bases governmental coverage from the City Hall press
Washington is scheduled for court appearance January 6.