WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) _ Jean-Claude Van Damme was arrested Thursday for investigation of drunken driving.

Van Damme, 38, was booked about 3:40 a.m. and released several hours later. The action star got into a car without comment and was driven away.

The action star's blood-alcohol level was not immediately disclosed.

Van Damme's film credits include ``Bloodsport'' and ``Sudden Death.''