Matthew Fox allegedly assaults woman, is arrested

CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 15: Actor Matthew Fox attends the IWC Presents Peter Lindbergh Exhibition during the 64th Cannes Film Festival on May 15, 2011 in Cannes, France. Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images

Matthew Fox, May 15, 2011, in Cannes, France.
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(CBS) In the annals of strange celebrity arrests, this may be one of the stranger stories. Actor Matthew Fox was arrested in Cleveland for allegedly punching a woman.

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According to The Hollywood Reporter, a police report states the actor tried to board a private party bus to get a ride back to his hotel. The driver, a woman, blocked Fox from entering. He then allegedly "punched the driver in the chest and stomach, before receiving a blow to the mouth in return," reports THR.

After his arrest, Fox was released to a friend. Acting-wise, things are going well for Fox. He's filming "World War Z" with Brad Pitt and "I, Alex Cross."

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  • David Riedel

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