OSAKA (Kyodo) Osaka-based comedian and TV personality Tamotsu Kuroda was arrested Saturday after allegedly assaulting and injuring a bar manager in a quarrel over a bill late Friday night, police said.

Kuroda, 39, a member of comic duo Messenger, and his 40-year-old friend allegedly punched and kicked the 23-year-old manager in an Osaka bar shortly before midnight. The manager suffered a broken cheekbone.

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