He was raised in the mainly Latino working-class neighborhood, Echo Park and studied at a predominantly African-American school. His father didn't have one fix job and was on drugs.
Even worse, his parents eventually divorced leaving him to live with his mother.
They warned him not to do it but he continued, acting bizarrely. Another witness tells us, before the arrest Shia and a woman tried walking into a bar but they were denied because they were too intoxicated.
Shia began swearing up a storm and tried forcing himself into the bar but was blocked. Shia, who's been to rehab, has been dogged by substance abuse problems.
In 2008, he played Henry "Mutt Williams" Jones III in Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, the fourth film in the Indiana Jones franchise.
His other films include Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010), Lawless (2012), The Company You Keep (2012), Nymphomaniac (2013) and Fury (2014).
and witnesses say the actor was blitzed, out of control and disobeyed police.
In 2004, he made his directorial debut with the short film Let's Love Hate and later directed a short film titled Maniac (2011), starring American rappers Cage and Kid Cudi.
Being poor and ultimately broke, La Beouf promised to have a better life from early age.
At the age of 10 due to financial decision, this comic actor, who loves to create story lines and fictitious tales, started to do stand-up comedy around his neighborhood.
10 pictures inside of Shia La Beouf and Mia Goth out and about on a rainy day…
He became known among younger audiences as Louis Stevens in the Disney Channel series Even Stevens, a role for which La Beouf received a Young Artist Award nomination in 2001 and won a Daytime Emmy Award in 2003.