Report: Chad Johnson arrested for domestic violence
According to the report, which cites Davie Police Department captain Dale
Engle, Johnson allegedly head-butted his new wife, Evelyn Lozada, during an
argument in a vehicle.
Lozada had lacerations on her forehead when police arrived at the scene.
Johnson and his wife returned home after going to a restaurant for dinner. The
argument started when Lozada found a receipt for condoms in the car.
“We are aware of the situation and are in the process of gathering all of the
relevant information,” a Dolphins spokesman said in a statement given to
This is the first time Johnson has been arrested during his 12-year NFL
career. But according to the paper, he was arrested in college for a domestic
Johnson signed with Dolphins this offseason after spending last season with
the New England Patriots.
The 34-year-old Johnson played his first 10 seasons for the Cincinnati Bengals
and has 766 career catches for 11,059 yards and 67 touchdowns.
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