The Los Angeles Times is reporting La Bamba actor Lou Diamond Phillips was jailed early on Friday on suspicion of domestic abuse against his live-in girlfriend, Los Angeles police said. Phillips was being held on $50,000 bail.
Officers responding to a domestic violence call in the Los Angeles suburb of Northridge took Phillips, 44, into custody, according to police spokeswoman Martha Garcia.
According to Garcia: “He was involved in a verbal argument with his live-in girlfriend which escalated to physical abuse. He was arrested on suspicion of co-habitant abuse.”
Phillips was nominated for a Golden Globe award for his work in the 1988 film Stand and Deliver according to IMDB.com.