FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – One of Fort Worth’s most prominent chefs is in jail accused of beating his wife.

Fort Worth Police arrested Chef Grady Spears around midnight after responding to a domestic disturbance call at his house.

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Grady Spears

When officers got there, they said they saw Spears’ wife covered with bruises.

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Police said she told officers Spears hit her several times.

He’s been held in the Tarrant County Jail.

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Spears has owned multiple restaurants in Fort Worth.