The adventurer portrayed by James Franco in 127 Hours has been arrested on a domestic violence charge in Denver, Colorado.

Aron Ralston, who was forced to amputate his own arm after becoming trapped by a boulder during a hiking accident in Utah, was arrested on Sunday (08Dec13) on charges of assaulting minors.

Police spokeswoman Raquel Lopez tells The Associated Press she is unable to release any further details. Ralston is scheduled to appear in court on Monday (09Dec13).