Charlie Sheen was arrested early on Christmas Day following a domestic violence incident on ski slopes in Colorado.
The Two and a Half Men star was charged with second degree assault and menacing, both felonies, and criminal mischief, a misdemeanor and is being held without bond in jail pending a court appearance.
Gossip website TMZ reports whilst Sheen’s wife, Brooke Mueller called 911 claiming Sheen assaulted her, Sheen is said to have told law enforcement officers that Mueller was the aggressor and he was fending her off.
Sheen’s spokesman, said “Do not be misled by appearance. Appearance and reality can be as different as night and day.”
The alleged victim did not require a trip to a hospital.