Comedian Katt Williams arrested for battery

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Stand-up comedian and actor Katt Williams

STUDIO CITY, Calif. — Comedian Katt Williams was arrested for battery of a female Sunday afternoon, KABC reports.

A woman initially placed him under citizen’s arrest until the Los Angeles Police Department later took him to jail.

This is not Williams first brush with the law, as he has been arrested for theft, assault and child endangerment over the years.

Police have not released more details about the incident and the investigation is ongoing.