The 43rd president hobnobbed with other jurors and had his picture taken with people before leaving after a few hours when he wasn't picked to serve.
Bush spokesman Freddy Ford confirmed Bush's appearance to The Dallas Morning News.
President Bush had jury duty today! 🇺🇸 #43 pic.twitter.com/S7AOMkNJBu— Texas GOP (@TexasGOP) August 5, 2015
One of the jurors, Sheri Coleman, told the paper that Bush was "very personable, very friendly."
At least my interns have fun! Pres. George Bush Jr. was at the courthouse today. Jury duty is required of all! pic.twitter.com/d3Y5Q6wmsE— Staci Williams (@StaciWilliams8) August 5, 2015
He was whisked away by Secret Service agents after not being chosen for the jury panel.