Actress Pia Zadora accused of choking son

June 3, 2013 at 6:09 PM
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SUMMERLIN, Nev., June 3 (UPI) -- Actress Pia Zadora posted $4,000 bail and was released from a Nevada jail after she was arrested and charged with domestic battery and coercion, police said.

TMZ reported the 59-year-old "Butterfly" and "Naked Gun 33 1/3" star was arrested at her home in Summerlin Saturday, following a domestic violence complaint, then booked into the Clark County Detention Center.

She was released hours later after she posted bail.

The actress is accused of attempting to choke her 16-year-old son, Jordan, during an argument that started when he refused to go to bed Friday night, the celebrity news website said.

The teen was not seriously injured in the incident.

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