Spielberg’s Daughter Arrested Over Domestic Assault Charges  

Mikaela, 23, was charged with domestic assault causing bodily injury.

Updated03 Mar 2020, 03:07 AM IST
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Mikaela Spielberg, adopted daughter of Hollywood filmmaker Steven Spielberg, was arrested in Tennessee in a domestic incident involving her boyfriend, police said.

Mikaela, 23, was charged with domestic assault causing bodily injury on Saturday, 29 February. She was released from a jail in Nashville later Saturday, jail records showed.

According to a Metropolitan Nashville Police affidavit, police officers said that Mikaela and her boyfriend were involved in an argument after returning from a bar. After the latter made a “rude comment” towards her, she started throwing objects at him, injuring his hand and wrist, WZTV-TV reported.

Jail records didn’t indicate whether she has an attorney who could comment on the charge. A court hearing on 9 March on the charge has been scheduled.

Mikaela Spielberg was adopted by Steven Spielberg and his wife, Kate Capshaw.

(Inputs: The Associated Press)

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Published: 02 Mar 2020, 05:03 PM IST
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