Charlie Sheen Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges

Celebrity News Dec. 25, 2009 AT 6:46PM
Charlie Sheen Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges Credit: Aspen Police Department

Charlie Sheen has been arrested on felony domestic violence charges.

He was taken into custody at 11:20 a.m. Christmas Day after police responded to a 911 call at a home in Aspen, Colorado.

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Booked under his real name, Carlos Irwin Estevez, the 44-year-old actor -- who is wed to Brooke Mueller -- was placed under arrest for second-degree assault, felony menacing and a misdemeanor charge of criminal mischief, according to the Pitkin County Sheriff's Department.

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According to the statement, the victim in the incident did not require transportation to the hospital.

Sheen was released Friday at 7 p.m. on a $8,500 bond. He is due in court on Feb. 8.

No other details have been released.

A rep for Sheen tells Us: "Do not be misled by appearance. Appearance and reality can be as different as night and day. It would benefit everyone not to jump to any conclusion."

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Sheen and Mueller welcomed twins, Max and Bob, this year.

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