Paul Simon, Edie Brickell Arrested
Couple reportedly faces disorderly conduct charges
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Apr 28, 2014 10:30 AM CDT
Updated Apr 28, 2014 10:50 AM CDT
This Jan. 26, 2014 file photo shows Edie Brickell in the press room after winning at the 56th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.   (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP, File)

(Newser) – Police in Connecticut say Paul Simon and his wife, Edie Brickell, have been arrested on disorderly conduct charges. A New Canaan police spokeswoman provided no other details, except to say the arrests stemmed from an incident Saturday. An arraignment in Norwalk Superior Court is expected this afternoon. The Wire reports that there's some confusion over the charges, as some outlets are reporting they're actually domestic violence charges. The pair have been married since 1992 and have three children.

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Kookey90
Apr 29, 2014 12:45 AM CDT
Paul Simon hasn't had a hit in years. It's good to see his name in headlines again; remember, "Any publcity is good publicity".
iq145
Apr 28, 2014 9:42 PM CDT
Paul Simon is a OLD bohemian!
jgmann
Apr 28, 2014 5:17 PM CDT
He's Still Crazy After All These Years...