Matt Barnes has responded via text message today about his arrest last night on domestic assault charges in Sacramento.

“U know any domestic violence situation 9 outa 10 times the man gets arrested,” Barnes wrote in a text message to Bryan May of News10, according to a report on the station’s website. “That’s the case here I was the victim but still got arrested. No matter what I say people are gonna think what they want…”

Barnes was released on a $50,000 bond after he was accused of assaulting his girlfriend.  Both parties had visible injuries when police arrived, but they determined that Barnes was the aggressor and he was arrested.  He is scheduled to appear in court on Monday.

For more on this latest information, you can read’s updated report.