Don Cornelius, former host and creator of the dance program Soul Train was arrested in Los Angeles on Friday under the suspicion of domestic violence.

The 72 year-old producer, who lives with his wife Victoria in the Hollywood Hills, was taken into police custody and released on Saturday morning after posting $50,000 bail. A hearing is set for November 14th.

It has not been reported as to whom Cornelius was suspected of assaulting.

Cornelius hosted Soul Train from 1970 until 1993 and still produces the show through his company Don Cornelius Productions.

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