by Natalie Monique
It has been reported that Miami Dolphins Wide Receiver, Chad ‘Ochocinco’ Johnson was arrested on August 11, for Misdemeanour and Domestic violence on his new wife, VH1 Reality TV star Evelyn Lozada.
According to reports, Johnson and his wife Evelyn went to a restaurant that night, on returning home she found a receipt for a box of condoms in the car, after returning home things escalated into a heated argument.
NFL.com says according to Davie police CPT Dave Engle ‘…Johnson head-butted his newly wed wife ‘Basketball Wives’ star Evelyn Lozada in the forehead, during an argument that started while they were driving home from dinner around 8:30pm. Lozada was treated at the scene for a ‘pretty good sized’ laceration and was later taken to the hospital.’
Dolphins spokesperson told NFL.com they are aware of the situation and are in the process of gathering relevant information. They said the argument started over a receipt Evelyn found for a box of condoms.
Chad and Evelyn got married on July 4th, 2012. The sexy pair are known to share a very public, sometimes comedic/tough love relationship via Twitter, having also premiered their own VH1 Reality Show, ‘Ev and Ocho’. According to NFL, Johnson remains in custody and will not be eligible for release until given a bail hearing date, which could be as late as Monday.
Evelyn has since been released from hospital, and Chad has been ordered to stay away from her. UPDATE: Chad has been released from the Miami Dolphins team, 24 hours after news of his arrest. UPDATE: 08/13 VH1 has cancelled the ‘Ev and Ocho’ Reality show set to premiere in September UPDATE: 08/14 Evelyn has filed divorce papers.
UPDATE: 08/14 (Via OCNN) ‘I would like to apologize to everyone for the recent events that have occurred. I would like to wish Evelyn well and will never say anything bad about her because I truly love her to death. I will continue to be positive and train hard for another opportunity in the NFL. To all the fans and supporters I have disappointed, you have my sincerest apologies. I will stay positive and get through this tough period in my life.’
Sigh, not a good look. Oh maan…ah well, will keep you posted.