“American Pie” singer-songwriter Don McLean was arrested in Maine early Monday morning on assault charges.
According to necn affiliate WCSH, McLean was transported to Knox County Jail just after 3 a.m.
McLean has been charged with the lowest-level assault crime. Details of the incident have not been released.
He has since posted bail and has been released. His representatives couldn't immediately be reached for comment.
McLean is due back in court on Feb. 22.