Free agent center Greg Oden was arrested Thursday on two preliminary charges of misdemeanor battery after allegedly punching a woman, reports WTHR.com. According to the report, Oden was taken into custody in Lawrence, Ind., at 5 a.m. Thursday morning. Oden starred at Lawrence North High School before playing one college season at Ohio State. Oden played last season with the Miami Heat, averaging 2.9 points and 2.3 rebounds in 23 regular games last season. According to USA Today, officers arrived at a home and found the victim crying and holding her face.
Free-agent Greg Oden arrested on battery charges
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