British singer Cheryl Cole's soccer star husband Ashley Cole has been arrested and fined for drunk and disorderly behaviour following a night out in London.
The defender, who plays for England and Chelsea Football Club, was taken into police custody at around 2.15am on Thursday (05Mar09) after allegedly swearing at officers outside west London's The Collection bar and restaurant.
Authorities confirmed that a 28 year old man had been held at a police station on Brompton Road, in South Kensington.
Cole was fined $112 (£80) and was released at 5.30am on Thursday.
No further action will be taken, according to a spokesman for the Metropolitan Police.
A representative for Chelsea F.C. has refused to comment on the incident.