Andy Dick was arrested Monday for home violence following an incident at his Los Angeles dwelling, the Los Angeles Police Division confirms to PEOPLE.
The 55-year-old Highway Journey actor was arrested after an argument turned bodily and he allegedly hit his boyfriend within the head with a liquor bottle, leaving a deep minimize, in response to TMZ.
Representatives for Dick didn’t instantly reply to PEOPLE’s request for remark.
Inmate information from the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Division reveal that the comic was booked on a felony cost and launched hours afterward $50,000 bail. He’s due again in courtroom March 7, in response to the county information.
Dick has struggled with alcohol and drug dependancy up to now, and has beforehand been arrested. Over the summer time, he was arrested on suspicion of assault with a lethal weapon.
In December 2019, Dick was sentenced to 14 days behind bars for 2 misdemeanor fees, one for sexual battery and one for easy battery, after he didn’t serve his court-mandated group service. He was launched after in the future as a consequence of overcrowding within the jail. Dick had pleaded no contest and was given group service previous to the jail time.
He was additionally fired from a film in 2017 over sexual harassment claims. The actor denied the allegations on the time, telling The Hollywood Reporter 4 years in the past, “I didn’t grope anybody. I might have kissed somebody on the cheek to say goodbye and then licked them. That’s my thing. … It’s me being funny. I’m not trying to sexually harass people.”
If you’re experiencing home violence, name the Nationwide Home Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233, or go to thehotline.org. All calls are toll-free and confidential. The hotline is obtainable 24/7 in additional than 170 languages.