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The former child actor Drake Bell, 34, has been charged with endangering children and distributing content that is harmful to minors, according to court documents received. The Cleveland Division of Police is listed as Bell’s arresting agency, but the date of the arrest is not disclosed.
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Bell released a bond on Thursday that was set at $ 2,500. He appeared before the Cuyahoga District Court and pleaded not guilty.
The Drake & Josh alum agreed not to have any contact with his alleged victim after his release. He also has to submit a DNA sample.
A Bell spokesman declined to comment when reached out on Friday. The actor is expected to appear in a pre-trial hearing on June 23.
According to local NBC subsidiary KXAN, the alleged incident happened on December 1, 2017, the same day the actor was due to appear at a Cleveland venue, according to a now-deleted tweet.
The arrest comes almost a year after Bell’s ex-girlfriend Melissa Lingafelt accused him of physical and verbal abuse. At the time, he denied the allegations in a statement to PEOPLE.
Bell is best known for playing Drake Parker on the popular Nickelodeon teen series Drake & Josh, which aired from 2004 to 2007.