'Home Improvement' actor Zachery Ty Bryan arrested in Eugene

  • 'Home Improvement' actor Zachery Ty Bryan arrested in Eugene

'Home Improvement' actor Zachery Ty Bryan arrested in Eugene

Former Home Improvement star Zachery Ty Bryan was arrested Friday night at his home in Eugene, Oregon after allegedly strangling a woman who is said to be his girlfriend, TMZ reports.

OR police said officers were dispatched to an apartment on Friday night (Saturday NZT) after a report of a physical dispute.

It was revealed further that Bryan was found by officers "sitting outside an apartment".

Zachery Ty Bryan's booking photo.

The Eugene Police Department told the AP that Bryan is accused of assaulting his 27-year-old girlfriend by obstructing her breathing and grabbing her phone to keep her from calling 911. "The two have been in a relationship", they added further. Zachery was arrested without incident and booked on three charges - strangulation, fourth-degree assault and interfering with making a report.

Apart from Home Improvement, Bryan has shot to fame through his film True Heart as well. Bryan has acted intermittently since then, including a role in 2006's "The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift".