UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell was arrested and charged with misdemeanor domestic violence earlier today.
According to a report from TMZ, Liddell, 51 was booked earlier this morning at the Malibu Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station in Agoura Hills, California. Bail was set at $20,000 USD. Police picked up Liddell from his home after it was determined a violent altercation took place with his wife, Heidi Northcott.
Liddell was released at 10:46 a.m. local time according to reports. He took to Instagram to explain his side of the story.
Liddell and Northcott were married in 2010. They have two children together.
Known as “The Iceman,” Liddell is a two-time UFC light heavyweight champion. He was inducted in 2009 and retired from mixed martial arts in 2010. He made a recent return in 2018 to fight Tito Ortiz for a third time, losing via TKO and retiring again.