Published: Nov 04, 2010 5:09 PM EDT
Updated: Nov 04, 2010 2:09 PM EDT

FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) - Former "Partridge Family" heartthrob David Cassidy has been charged with driving under the influence in Florida.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, Cassidy's car was stopped around 6 p.m. Wednesday on the Florida Turnpike for weaving and nearly causing an accident.

The FHP says Cassidy told a trooper that he had had a glass of wine at lunch and a hydrocodone pill at 3:30 p.m. Troopers reported finding a half-empty bottle of bourbon in the back seat of the car.

The FHP report states that Cassidy failed a field sobriety test, and breath tests at the St. Lucie County jail showed his blood-alcohol content at 0.139 and 0.141, above Florida's legal limit of 0.08.

Cassidy posted $350 bail and was released from jail early Thursday.

The 60-year-old actor lives in Fort Lauderdale.