Adam Lambert Returns to U.S. After Finland Arrest


The "American Idol" alum and boyfriend Sauli Koskinen made it back in time for Christmas after an altercation landed them in jail last week.

Adam Lambert is back in the United States after his Dec. 22 arrest in Helsinki, Finland.

The 29-year-old singer and former American Idol contestant arrived in Los Angeles on Sunday with boyfriend Sauli Koskinen, reports TMZ.

PHOTOS: The Best (and Worst) Moments of AMAs 2011

The two had been detained just days earlier for getting into a skirmish outside of a Finish gay bar. Lambert was only in jail for several hours, but he's spent the days since offering mea culpas on Twitter.

“Violence is not to be taken lightly. Embarrassed by drunkenness,” Lambert wrote. "No punches thrown, no injuries and no charges. Media always exaggerates."

As for the sanctity of their relationship, Lambert and Koskinen, appear to be just fine. In addition to making the trip back to the states together, they posted a cheerful Christmas Eve portrait on WhoSay before departing Finland.

STORY: 'X Factor': What the 'American Idol' Alums Think of Simon Cowell's New Show

"Xmas Eve with the Koskinens," he wrote. "Just had a huge traditional Finnish feast and now opening gifts! Merry and bright! Hyvää ja rauhallista joulua!"

Lambert is currently promoting his single "Better Than I Know Myself."

comments powered by Disqus