Stacey Dash arrested after battering a man in Florida_1

American actress, Stacey Lauretta Dash was on Sunday night arrested by Pasco County Sheriff's Office for physically assaulted a man in New Port Richey, Florida.

The 'Clueless' actress was said to have slapped the man, leaving red scratch marks on his arm after an argument turned physical.

The identity of the man is however unknown as his name is redacted in the Pasco Sheriff’s Office incident report.

Dash was taken into custody and transported to the Land O' Lakes detention facility. According to Pasco County Sherriff's spokesperson, she posted bail and was released on Monday morning.

The 52-year old Dash is best known for the 1995 romantic comedy “Clueless,” in which she plays the star’s best friend Dionne.