Actor Adam Rich, who played the youngest of eight kids on the 1970s TV comedy "Eight Is Enough," was arrested Saturday for investigation of burglary, Los Angeles police said.

Rich, 22, was arrested early Saturday near a pharmacy that had been broken into in the city's suburban San Fernando Valley, said police Sgt. J.J. Thompson. He was jailed in lieu of $5,000 bail.Rich's publicist, Jeff Ballard, said he was unaware of the arrest.

Rich played Nicholas Bradford in the ABC-TV series that ran from March 1977 to August 1981. The series starred Dick Van Patten as Tom Bradford, a newspaper columnist coping with a household of eight children.