WATERVILLE, Maine — A Hallowell man was arrested early Thursday after refusing to leave a local nightclub, police said Friday.

Donald True, 44, of Hallowell was charged with disorderly conduct and criminal trespass after he refused to leave Champion’s, Waterville Deputy Chief Charles Rumsey said.

When police responded at 12:30 a.m. Thursday, True continued to act in a belligerent manner after being asked to leave the club, Rumsey said.

When True kept refusing to cooperate, he was arrested and charged with the Class E misdemeanors, Rumsey said. True was later released on $1,000 bail.