Michelle Branch, a singer, was arrested following her breakup with Patrick Carney of the Black Keys.

image credit:uk.movies.yahoo.com

Michelle Branch was arrested on Thursday after striking her husband after an altercation, just days after she declared the end of her marriage to Black Keys drummer Partrick Carney.

image credit:eonline.com

According to an affidavit in the case acquired Friday by The Times, the "Everywhere" singer was detained after Nashville police were called to the couple's house on Thursday for a potential domestic dispute.

image credit:eonline.com

ranch informed police investigators that she and Carney "are experiencing marital troubles and had been arguing" when they arrived at the couple's house, according to the criminal court document.

image credit:dailymail.co.uk

As their disagreement heated up, Branch acknowledged hitting Carney "one to two times" in the face.

image credit:acq5.com

The singer was detained hours after publicly accusing Carney of infidelity and before the singer announced the dissolution of the couple's three-year marriage in a statement on Thursday. 

image credit:facebook.com

Branch said in a statement to People and TMZ, "To say that I am absolutely devastated doesn't even come close to describing how I feel for myself and for my family.

image credit:mirror.co.uk

Musician claimed that Carney had an affair with his manager on Wednesday while her was "at home with our 6 month old baby," according to a since-deleted tweet from the singer. (In February, Branch gave birth to Willie Jacquet.)

image credit:pagesix.com

heir relationship began as a result of their chance encounter at a Grammy Awards party and the pop-rock album "Hopeless Romantic," which Carney co-wrote and co-produced for her in 2017. 

image credit:usmagazine.com

In April 2019, Branch and Carney exchanged vows at the Marigny Opera House in New Orleans. 

image credit:technotrenz.com

For more Details

image credit:dailymail.co.uk