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Chad Ochocinco Thrown in Jail for Allegedly 'Headbutting' Wife Evelyn Lozada

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Aug 12, 2012 | 8:16am EDT

Chad OchocincoChad Ochocinco Johnson, Miami Dolphins receiver and former Dancing with the Stars contestanthas gotten in trouble with the law. Johnson was arrested on Saturday night around 8:00 PM EST and thrown behind bars in a Florida jail (at 10:37 PM EST), the Broward County Jail tells Hollywood.com.

The jail tells us that Johnson was charged with domestic violence and touch or strike battery. And according to the Miami Herald, Johnson allegedly headbutted his wife Evelyn Lozada — star of the VH1 reality show Basketball Wives — who he wed just last month on July 4. Other reports suggest that the two got in argument before Johnson attacked her — and that Lozada went to the hospital to be treated for a cut on her forehead.

A jail official confirms to us that Johnson is currently still behind bars as of 11:50 AM EST, and has a bond set for $2,500. He is also reportedly not to have contact with Lozada after last night's alleged incident.

Reporting by Lindsey DiMattina

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