UPDATE, 1:41 p.m.: According to a probable cause affidavit obtained by the Jackson Hole News&Guide this afternoon, Ryen Russillo was found naked in a stranger’s condo around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday.

“Officers found the defendant, later identified as Ryen August Russillo, lying on the bed in the south bedroom naked except for his pants around his ankles,” the probable cause affidavit states.

A condo resident told police he heard someone come in and assumed it was a family member but a few moments later Russillo walked in the bedroom with his pants half down.

“He was obviously intoxicated and the only thing he said was that he was getting his stuff,” records state.

ORIGINAL ARTICLE: A well-known ESPN host was arrested in Jackson early Wednesday morning.

Ryen Russillo, 42, host of "The Ryen Russillo Show" on ESPN Radio, is in the Teton County Jail on a criminal trespassing charge.

Officers were called around 3:30 a.m. to a condo in the 500 block of Snow King Loop for a report of a “highly intoxicated male who was refusing to leave.”

Two people were asleep in the condo when they heard someone come in. They didn’t know the man and asked him to leave because he was drunk, according to reports. Police arrived a few minutes later. 

“Occupants pointed the suspect out who was found in a bedroom,” Jackson Police Lt. Roger Schultz said.

Russillo, of West Hartford, Connecticut, reportedly had bloodshot eyes and slurred speech.

“He couldn’t coherently answer any questions,” Schultz said.

Russillo didn’t know where he was and thought maybe he was staying in the condo, police said.

The residents said they weren’t sure if their door was locked.

“He appears to have just walked in,” Schultz said. “He didn’t force entry.”

But the residents asked Russillo to leave and he wouldn’t, reports stated.

“He was too intoxicated to follow through with the request,” Schultz said.

Russillo was charged with criminal trespass, a misdemeanor. The maximum fine is $750.

Russillo's blood alcohol content was not immediately available. 

Contact Emily Mieure at 732-7066, courts@jhnewsandguide.com or @JHNGcourts.

Emily Mieure covers criminal justice and emergency news. She also leads the News&Guide’s investigative efforts. She has reported for WDRB TV in Louisville, Ky., WFIE TV in Evansville, Ind., and WEIU TV in Charleston, Ill.

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(3) comments

Adem Russillo

Ryen is incredibly lucky he entered the condo of peaceful folk because they had every right to kill him given the circumstances.

Chris Cavan

This is a punishment from God for hiring Danny Kanell. SVP is spinning in his chair.

Chris Cavan

Couldn't have happened to a better guy.

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