was arrested in Lawrence, Indiana after allegedly punching a woman according to
to a Lawrence Police Department report the incident happened around 3:30 a.m. Police say when officers arrived on the scene they
found the victim crying and lying across a bed holding her face.
report also stated that police "observed blood, swelling to the nose,
lacerations to the forehead and nose area of the victim's face" as well as
blood on the sofa and floor in the sitting area.
said Oden was "calm apologetic and cooperative" when they spoke with him.
now faces a preliminary charge of battery.
was drafted No. 1 overall by the Portland Trailblazers
in 2007 after only year at Ohio State University
State University. He has averaged 8.0 point per game and 6.2 rebounds per
game in his career.