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Rod Stewart's Son Arrested In L.A.

Sean Stewart at the "Sons of Hollywood" launch party in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles, on Thursday, March 29, 2007.
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Rod Stewart's 26-year-old son was arrested this week on charges he assaulted a couple with a brick.

Sean Stewart was taken into custody Tuesday on a warrant charging him with four felony counts, including assault with a deadly weapon, throwing a substance at a vehicle and vandalism, the district attorney's office said.

Stewart, who was released on $60,000 bail, was scheduled to be arraigned July 3.

The couple involved filed a lawsuit against Stewart last month stemming from the April 22 incident, which allegedly took place outside a party at a home in the Hollywood Hills.

Stewart's attorney, Peter J. Korn, said the incident is "much different" than what's been alleged in the complaint and suggested the lawsuit was financially motivated.


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"Our investigation has shown that the alleged victim only named Sean Stewart as a suspect after hearing that Mr. Stewart was at the party that night and that the alleged victim had a financial motive to make these allegations against Mr. Stewart," Korn said in a statement to celebrity news Web site TMZ.com.

Stewart is one of the stars of the A&E reality show "Sons of Hollywood."