Maroon 5 bassist Michael ‘Mickey’ Madden was arrested in Los Angeles on Saturday June 27 following an allegation of home violence.
Madden was charged underneath penal code 273.5(a) which is described as wilfully inflicting a ‘traumatic harm on a partner or cohabitant’, which carries a felony cost in California, Los Angeles Police Division confirmed to Web page Six.
Madden, 41, isn’t married and the id of the alleged sufferer was not given.
The She Will Be Liked musician was launched the identical afternoon and has posted bail at $50,000.
A spokesperson for Maroon 5 mentioned they’re ‘devastated by the disappointing information.’
In an announcement to Web page Six they mentioned: “We’re deeply devastated by this disappointing information. As we be taught extra, we’re this very severely.
“For now, we’re permitting the entire people concerned the house to work issues by way of.”
Madden is because of seem in court docket on September 29 the place he may resist six years in jail if discovered responsible.
Madden has been a member of American different rock band Maroon 5 since they shaped in 1994 together with lead singer Adam Levine.
The pair have been mates since highschool and shaped authentic band Kara’s Flowers earlier than altering their identify to Maroon 5.
They launched debut album Songs About Jane in 2002 and have launched 4 extra albums since, the latest being 2017’s Purple Capsule Blues.
In 2016 Madden was arrested for possession of cocaine and accepted a group service deal.