Breaking: NFL’s Chad Johnson Arrested

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Datwon Thomas / August 12, 2012

ESPN reports NFL Miami Dolphins’ wide receiver, Chad Johnson has been arrested in Florida on battery charges stemming from an altercation with his new wife, Evelyn Lozada-Johnson today (August 11). Read ESPN’s early report below as this story develops:

“Miami Dolphins wide receiver Chad Johnson was arrested Saturday night for misdemeanor domestic battery, according to Davie (Fla.) Police Department captain Dale Engle.
Johnson is still in police custody. He will have to see a judge before he can be released. The argument started while the couple was in their car. As they pulled into their driveway, she claims he leaned over and headbutted her, he claims she leaned forward and they bumped heads. Johnson’s wife has a laceration on her forehead. She was treated on the scene and transported to the hospital. He will have to see a judge before he’s released.
The call to police came at his residence. The couple got married on July 4.”

The married couple have a reality show on deck titled Ev and Ocho with VH1 premiering next month.