Xavien Howard the Miami Dolphins best football player was arrested last night according to a report from ESPN’s Cameron Wolfe.
Per the arrest report obtained by ESPN, a verbal argument between Howard and the woman turned physical when Howard grabbed both her arms and pushed her back up against the mirrored glass wall in the hall of their bedroom causing her to fall on the floor landing on his medical assistant walking crutch. The officer said he observed visible scratches and redness on her right wrist/forearm from Howard grabbing her and an abrasion and redness from the fall.
Howard, 25, was processed at Davie Police Department then transported to a local hospital when he complained of knee pain from a recent surgery. He was then transferred to Broward County Jail.
Police say the incident started over a recent purchase of a purse that wasn’t disclosed. Howard and his fiancée live together, and share three kids together.
The Dolphins placed Howard on injured reserve with a knee injury in October, and he recently had surgery on it.
Dolphins CB Xavien Howard was arrested for domestic battery by Davie PD last night in an alleged incident involving his fiancé , a source told ESPN. This is a developing story.
— Cameron Wolfe (@CameronWolfe) December 30, 2019