Ant McPartlin charged with drink driving

Ant McPartlin Credit: PA

TV presenter Ant McPartlin has been charged with drink-driving following his arrest on Sunday.

He will appear at Wimbledon Magistrates' Court on April 4.

Ant McPartlin was arrested on suspicion of drink driving on Sunday afternoon after three cars were involved in a crash in London.

This afternoon he was pictured attending a police station where he was interviewed under caution before leaving.

The Metropolitan has issued a short statement to say that Ant McPartlin has been charged with drink driving and will appear at Wimbledon magistrates' court next month.

The crash happened in the Richmond area of South West London on Sunday afternoon. Several people were treated for minor injuries and a three year old girl was taken to hospital as a precaution.

Earlier this week ITV confirmed that this Saturday's Saturday Night Takeaway would not air.

On Wednesday it was announced that Ant's presenting partner Declan Donnelly will present the remaining two episodes in the series on his own.