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Charlie Sheen was accused of using a weapon during a domestic violence incident that led to his arrest last week, police say.

Charlie Sheen arrested on domestic violence charges

Aspen police spokeswoman Stephanie Dasaro did not specify what weapon Sheen was accused of using, the Associated Press reports. Sheen, 44, spent part of Christmas day in jail after he was arrested on charges of second degree assault, menacing and criminal mischief. Menacing involves using a weapon.The identity of Sheen's accuser has not been released.

Charlie Sheen released on bond

The Two and a Half Men star was released Friday evening after posting $8,500 bond. He is due in court Feb. 8.