Glee's Naya Rivera Charged with Domestic Violence

Danny Woods
November 27, 2017

Naya Rivera and husband Ryan Dorsey in 2015.

According to the sheriff's report, Deputy T. Dubiel saw "minor injuries consistent with" Dorsey's statement.

Rivera, 30, who played cheerleader-turned-singer-actress Santana Lopez on "Glee", was arraigned at Kanawha County Magistrate Court and charged with domestic battery.

According to WSAZ, Rivera was released on $1,000 bond after her arrest.

As is always the case in criminal matters, the charge against Mrs. Rivera is merely an accusation. She is pictured at Point Honors Los Angeles on October 7, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.

Glee's Naya Rivera Charged with Domestic Violence

The couple of three years has seen their fair share of ups and downs before. She was on the musical comedy for all six seasons. She is reportedly allowed to leave the state as the case is being investigated. Now, what will happen to Rivera's marriage in the wake of the alleged domestic horror that has led to her arrest?

She told People at an event after canceling the divorce: "It is what it is, but I'm glad that my family is together".

Glee star Naya Rivera was taken into custody in West Virginia for domestic abuse on Saturday night. The two are pictured at an event for March of Dimes on December 4, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California.

Rivera and Dorsey married in Cabo San Lucas in 2014, just months after Rivera ended her engagement with rapper Big Sean.

Rivera and Dorsey began in her early 20s, but broke up when she starred on Glee.

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