Former 'Glee' actress Naya Rivera arrested for domestic battery

Tuesday, 28 Nov, 2017

According to the site, the Kanawha County Sheriff's Office says that Rivera and husband Ryan Dorsey got into their altercation due to an argument over their son.

Upon arrival, he spoke with Ryan Keith Dorsey who said his wife struck him in the head and face. They were out of the house at approximately 9:30pm.

Naya was arrested at the home and taken into custody, and she was charged with domestic battery and arraigned after midnight on Sunday.

Dorsey reportedly gave authorities a cell phone video allegedly showing footage of Rivera striking him.

She has now been released on $1,000 (£750) bond. Her father-in-law picked her up from the courthouse. It's reported Dorsey has the altercation on video. It was a surprise wedding that took place a few months after she ended her engagement to rapper Big Sean that spring. Rivera had filed for divorce the previous week, according to court records obtained by at the time. The couple, who have a two-year-old son together, announced their split last year after two years of marriage, reported Yahoo! .

Rivera and Dorsey have a long history together.

The 29-year-old rapper, who is now dating singer Jhene Aiko, reportedly called off his wedding to Rivera as a result of her alleged "violent fits of anger and jealousy", according to TMZ at the time.

Rivera is best known for playing cheerleader Santana Lopez in Glee between 2009 and 2015. Dorsey is also an actor and has appeared on shows including "Pitch" and "Nashville".