Fan explains why he threw hot dog at Tiger Woods

A man arrested for throwing a hot dog at Tiger Woods during a

tournament says he wanted to do something ”courageous and


The Santa Rosa Press Democrat newspaper reports

( ) that Brandon Kelly said he got the idea

after watching the movie ”Drive,” about a stunt driver who

moonlights as a getaway driver.

The Santa Clara Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday confirmed to The

Associated Press that the 31-year-old Kelly threw the food at


Kelly was arrested for disturbing the peace on Sunday after

yelling Woods’ name and tossing a hot dog in his direction during

the Open in San Martin.

Woods backed off his birdie putt during the disturbance and

ended up missing.

Sgt. Jose Cardoza told the newspaper that the offense would

likely result in a fine and community service.

Information from: The Santa Rosa Press Democrat,