Jessica Sierra, Former American Idol Contestant, Arrested for Battery

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Former American Idol finalist Jessica Sierra was arrested early Sunday on felony battery charges for allegedly hitting a man on the head with a heavy glass at a cafe, police said.

Sierra, 21, a top 10 Idol finalist in 2005, was also charged with possession of cocaine and introduction of contraband into a correctional facility after officers searched her.

Sierra was released Sunday afternoon on $11,500 bail.

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