NBA free-agent Lamar Odom was charged with DUI from an arrest last month in California. (Getty Images)
Free-agent forward Lamar Odom was formally charged with driving under the influence stemming from an arrest last month, reports the Associated Press.
The L.A. city attorney's office said Friday that the charges are from Odom's Aug. 30 arrest in the San Fernando Valley.
Authorities said Odom's car was observed traveling in a "serpentine manner."
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Odom, 33, faces six months in jail and a $1,000 fine if convicted on the charge and he will be arraigned Sept. 27.
Odom played for the Los Angeles Clippers last year averaging four points and 5.9 rebounds in 82 games and became a free agent at the end of the season.