Ryan Dorsey, husband of Naya Rivera, has spoken out in light of his wife’s arrest for domestic battery.
Rivera hit him on the bottom lip after an argument over their son while walking with him in Kanawha County, West Virginia. The couple was there to celebrate Thanksgiving with Dorsey’s family. Rivera is known for her former role on the TV show “Glee.”Naya Rivera/Instagram
TMZ reported Dorsey called 911 the night of the attack and asked for police assistance. He told the dispatcher:
“My wife is out of control.”
Dorsey also told the dispatcher Rivera had been drinking and that she was getting physical with him.Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images
The dispatcher asked if anyone else was home with him, and he responded that his father was there, but he did not mention his son.
Dorsey submitted a video of the attack to the police, and Rivera was arrested. She was later released on a $1,000 bond and picked up from the courthouse by her father-in-law.
Yesterday, Dorsey posted on Twitter, asking for privacy:
— ryan dorsey (@DorseyRyan) November 28, 2017
The audio clip was released shortly after Dorsey tweeted the message.Ryan Dorsey/Instagram
Dorsey did not require medical attention for his injury.