2007 top NBA pick Oden arrested in Indianapolis

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2007 top NBA pick Oden arrested in Indianapolis
This undated booking mug provided by the Lawrence Police Department shows Greg Oden. Former No. 1 NBA draft pick Greg Oden has been arrested in Indianapolis on misdemeanor battery charges. Marion County Jail records show that Oden was booked Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, on the charges. He was arrested by police in the suburban community of Lawrence. Details were not immediately available. (AP Photo/Lawrence Police Department)
Former Portland Trail Blazers center Greg Oden watches from the crowd during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game between the Portland Trail Blazers and Memphis Grizzlies in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, April 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)
Memphis Grizzlies forward Hakim Warrick, right, gets an arm from Portland Trail Blazers center Greg Oden (52) in the second half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, April 7, 2009, in Memphis, Tenn. Portland won 96-93. (AP Photo/Lance Murphey)
Portland Trail Blazers' Greg Oden (52) scores against the Oklahoma City Thunder during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Monday April 13, 2009. (AP Photo/Greg Wahl-Stephens)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 15: Greg Oden #20 of the Miami Heat dunks against Marcin Gortat #4 of the Washington Wizards during the game at the Verizon Center on January 15, 2014 in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)
MIAMI BEACH, FL - JANUARY 11: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Greg Oden attends Dwyane Wade's 'Rock The Boat' 32nd Birthday Party on January 11, 2014 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Bobby Metelus/Getty Images)
Miami Heat player Greg Oden poses for photos during the team's media day, Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, in Miami. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
PORTLAND, OR - NOVEMBER 21: Greg Oden #52 of the Portland Trail Blazers drives the ball against Al Jefferson #25 of the Minnesota Timberwolves during the game on November 21, 2009 at the Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon. The Trail Blazers won 106-78. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2009 NBAE (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 20: Corey Maggette #50 of the Golden State Warriors shoots a layup against Greg Oden #52 of the Portland Trail Blazers during the game at Oracle Arena on November 20, 2009 in Oakland, California. The Warriors won 108-94. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2009 NBAE (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)
PORTLAND, OR - OCTOBER 27: Greg Oden #52 of the Portland Trail Blazers gets the opening tip off against the Houston Rockets during the season opener on October 27, 2009 at the Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
MIAMI, FL - MAY 30: Greg Oden #20 of the Miami Heat looks on prior to Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2014 NBA Playoffs against the Indiana Pacers at American Airlines Arena on May 30, 2014 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ron Elkman/Sports Imagery/ Getty Images)
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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Former No. 1 NBA draft pick Greg Oden has been arrested in Indianapolis on battery charges alleging that he punched a woman in the face.

Police in the suburban community of Lawrence say the 26-year-old was arrested early Thursday on two preliminary counts of misdemeanor battery and remains jailed.

A police report says officers called to a home found a woman on a sofa with a bloody face. Oden allegedly told officers "things got out of control" during an argument with his ex-girlfriend and he punched her in the face as others tried to hold him back.

The 7-foot Oden was a star at Lawrence North High School in Indianapolis and played a season at Ohio State before the Portland Trail Blazers made him the NBA's top 2007 draft pick.

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