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Sheen back in L.A. after arrest stemming from alleged domestic violence incident

Charlie Sheen is back in Los Angeles after being arrested in Aspen, Colo., for an alleged domestic violence incident, his publicist said today.

Stan Rosenfield, who represents Sheen, declined to answer any other questions about the actor’s case. Sheen, whose real name is Carlos Irwin Estevez, was arrested Christmas Day on suspicion of second-degree assault, menacing and criminal mischief and released on $8,500 bond, according to police.

Rosenfield issued the following statement after Sheen’s arrest: “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.”

Sheen has previously pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor charge of battery with serious bodily injury for a 1996 incident involving his then-girlfriend, Brittany Ashland. He was accused of knocking her to the floor, leaving her bloodied and briefly unconscious.

He was then sentenced to two years probation with a suspended one-year jail term and 300 hours of community service. At his sentencing, he told a judge: “I feel this is very fair, and I'm grateful....You will not see me back in this courtroom.”

-- Victoria Kim

Sheen 911 tape.

 
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His booking photo would have been better with one of his trademark shirts on

Hmph,
No wonder Michael Jordan dodges him in his commercials. ;)

Ooops-i-did it-again (Playing in the background).

Let's see what type of star treatment Mr. Carlos Irwin Estevez aka Charlie Sheen get in this case;"Where in the heck did that name come from?". It really gets me to see how some are treated oppose to others for the same types of crimes, then we brush what they did to the side, and forget about it, but give others a hard time, and destroy their careers. He should get the same cold shoulder as the rest.

with a paycheck taht big you would think he would be out doing happy things--sounds like a spoiled brat to me


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