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Owen gets cuffed, married

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 – Jake Owen had a busy weekend. He was handcuffed at least for a little while for wearing a mask into a business in his hometown of Vero Beach, Fla. on Saturday. A day later, he tied the knot with his longtime girlfriend.

Owen owned up to his bad behavior on Twitter. "I embarrassed myself and my family and most importantly the great people of my hometown," he tweeted.

"I want to publicly apologize again for bringing to light a situation that I overreacted to," he wrote.

Owen apparently was joking around with family and friends through a restaurant window while wearing a mask. A deputy told him not to enter, but he did anyway and was handcuffed. He was soon released with no actual arrest being made.

At sunrise on Monday, he married Lacey Buchanan. "A best friend for life. I now have a wifey :)" he tweeted after the beachside ceremony. "My face hurts from smiling. What a wonderful way to start the rest of my life."

Owen proposed during a benefit concert in April.

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