Alec Baldwin was arrested and charged with misdemeanor assault on Friday after a dispute over a parking spot, according to authorities in New York City.

The 60-year-old actor — who won an Emmy Award last year for his portrayal of President TrumpDonald TrumpCaitlyn Jenner says election was not 'stolen,' calls Biden 'our president' Overnight Health Care: FDA authorizes Pfizer vaccine for adolescents | Biden administration reverses limits on LGBTQ health protections Overnight Defense: US fires 30 warning shots at Iranian boats | Kabul attack heightens fears of Afghan women's fates | Democratic Party leaders push Biden on rejoining Iran deal MORE on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” — was released from police custody after a couple of hours on Friday, the New York Police Department (NYPD) told ITK.

A police spokeswoman said that an argument over a parking spot allegedly led to a man being punched after getting the space that was in dispute.

“Upon arrival, officers observed a 49-years-old male conscious and alert with injury to his left jaw,” the NYPD said in a statement. The man is listed in stable condition, New York officials say.

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The NYPD said Friday afternoon that Baldwin was no longer in custody. He was charged with misdemeanor third-degree assault and harassment.

In addition to playing him on TV, Baldwin is one of Hollywood’s most outspoken critics of Trump.

The president has blasted Baldwin’s “SNL” impression of him before, calling it “terrible.”

Moments after news of Baldwin's arrest emerged, Trump told reporters on the South Lawn of the White House, "I wish him luck."

His son Donald Trump Jr.Don TrumpTrump Jr. shares edited video showing father knocking Biden down with golf ball Trump: 'I can't imagine' any Republican would beat me in 2024 primary if I run Trump Jr.: There are 'plenty' of GOP incumbents who should be challenged MORE, however, had harsher words for the former "30 Rock" star on Twitter, calling him a "piece of garbage."

When asked by ITK about Baldwin's future on "SNL" and if he would appear on this week's show, an NBC spokeswoman said the network would not be commenting.
 
A representative for Baldwin declined to comment.
 
— Jordan Fabian contributed.
 
Updated: 5:54 p.m.