Sheen 'used weapon' in domestic violence case

Actor Charlie Sheen was accused of using a weapon in an alleged case of domestic violence in Aspen, Colorado.

Sheen, 44, spent part of Christmas Day in jail after being arrested at a home in the ski resort town.

Police spokeswoman Stephanie Dasaro did not provide details on what kind of weapon Sheen was accused of using.

Sheen was also arrested on investigation of second-degree assault, a felony, and criminal mischief, a misdemeanour.

He was released on Friday after posting bond.

Prosecutors will determine whether to file charges.

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