Paul Simon, Wife Arrested on Disorderly Conduct Charges
Legendary singer Paul Simon and his wife Edie Brickell were arrested on disorderly conduct charges in Connecticut, ABC News has confirmed.
Simon, 72, and Brickell, 47, were arrested at around 8:20 p.m. Saturday night when New Canaan police officers responded to the couple's home to investigate "a family dispute," according to a police news release.
"Investigating officers gathered information and found probable cause to arrest the below individuals," police said.
When police arrived, there were signs of physical violence and minor injuries, police told ABC News.
Simon is a 12-time Grammy Award-winner and has been married three times. Brickell is his third wife and they have three children together. They currently lives in New Canaan, Conn.
Before Brickell, Simon was married to actress Carrie Fisher and Peggy Harper.
Simon is best known for hits like "Mrs. Robinson" and "Bridge Over Troubled Water." He was awarded a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award for his work as half of the duo Simon and Garfunkel in 2003.
He's also a member of the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Simon and Garfunkel and as a solo artist.
Simon's agent did not return a call seeking comment.