'American Pie' Singer Don McLean Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge

Don McLean performs at the 2014 Stagecoach
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Don McLean performs at the 2014 Stagecoach California's Country Music Festival at The Empire Polo Club on April 26, 2014 in Indio, California.

A jail supervisor says "American Pie" singer Don McLean has been arrested on a misdemeanor domestic violence charge in Maine.

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Cpl. Brad Woll says McLean was arrested and posted $10,000 bail early Monday, Jan. 18, at the Knox County Jail.

The 70-year-old singer-songwriter lives in Camden, Maine. A message left for the police chief there by The Associated Press was not immediately returned.

Woll says he did not know if McLean had a lawyer. A message seeking comment was left through the singer's website. A phone number listed under his name rang unanswered.

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