Trailer Park Boys actor arrested in LA

Trailer Park Boys cast members, left to right, Michael Smith, John Paul Tremblay, and Robb Wells. Photo / AP
Trailer Park Boys cast members, left to right, Michael Smith, John Paul Tremblay, and Robb Wells. Photo / AP

An actor who stars on the Netflix television series Trailer Park Boys, has been arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of domestic violence.

Police and jail records show Michael Smith, who plays Bubbles on the show, was arrested in Hollywood around 1.15am on Friday.

He was booked on suspicion of misdemeanour domestic battery and released hours later on US$20,000 (NZ$28,970) bail.

Smith denied any wrongdoing in a written statement.

"At no time did I assault her. I am not guilty of the misdemeanour charged against me."

No additional details about the arrest, which was first reported Friday by the celebrity website TMZ.com, were available on Saturday.

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Trailer Park Boys is produced by Toronto-based Showcase Television and appears on Netflix.

Trailer Park Boys is about three petty felons living in a trailer park.

- AP

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