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Miami Heat’s Greg Oden arrested for domestic violence

On Thursday, August 7 Miami Heat basketball player, Greg Oden was arrested after allegedly assaulting his former girlfriend.

Around 3 a.m. authorities responded to an incident in 7200 block of Maple Bluff Place and found Oden’s ex-girlfriend with blood on her face. A witness stated that Oden punched the victim in the face. Upon apprehension, police said that the NBA player was calm and cooperative.

According to Lawrence Police Chief Gary Woodruff the 26-year-old player was initially charged with misdemeanor battery while waiting for a charging decision from the Marion County Prosecutor’s office.

When you are facing charges such as misdemeanor battery or any domestic violence charges in Houston it is important to seek the guidance of a skilled criminal defense attorney. The lawyers at Kyle Sampson, Attorney at Law understand how important a strong legal defense is in fighting criminal charges. If you are facing criminal charges, learn more about how our attorneys can assist you by calling (713) 337-1420.


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