NFL: 49ers player arrested on domestic violence charge

The defensive lineman of the san francisco 49ers, charles omenihuwas arrested following an accusation of domestic violence.

San Jose police said Omenihu was booked into the Santa Clara County Main Jail for misdemeanor domestic violence. Omenihu he has posted bail and is no longer in custody. The case will be presented to the district attorney for possible charges.

The 49ers They said they are aware of the arrest and are «in the process of gathering more information.»

Defensive lineman celebrates play

Police said they were called to the home of Omenihu on Monday afternoon to investigate an incident of domestic violence. According to the police report, a woman who claimed to be the girlfriend of Omenihu she said he pushed her to the ground during an argument.

Officers did not observe any visible physical injuries, but the woman complained of pain in her arm. She refused medical attention. Police said Omenihu cooperated with officers and received an emergency protective order.

Omenihu tackles Geno Smith

Omenihu25, is in his second season with the 49ers and is part of their defensive line rotation. He had a career-high 4 1/2 sacks in the regular season and added two sacks and a forced fumble in a wild-card win over Seattle on January 14.

Omenihu was on 15 defensive snaps in a win Sunday over Dallas. He strained his oblique during the game but was able to come back. It is listed as day by day this week before the title game of the nfc sunday in Philadelphia.

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