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Keyshia Cole's Husband

ARRESTED

for Assault and Battery [Update]

7/29/2013 10:24 AM PDT UPDATED: 7/29/2013 12:05 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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1:08 PM PT
-- Police have just released additional details about Gibson's arrest, saying he is accused of punching some guy at a nightclub on July 8th, breaking his jaw. Law enforcement says the fight apparently started with a verbal argument.

According to police, Gibson was booked on 2nd degree battery and later bonded out.

11:42 AM PT --
"Boobie" Gibson issued a statement to TMZ ... confirming he turned himself in to authorities earlier today.

Additionally, Gibson tells us ... "Earlier this month during the Essence Music Festival, I was involved in an incident with other individuals while I was out with my wife."

He continues, "It's unfortunate that some see opportunity in taking advantage of people who work hard for what they have achieved."

Gibson says he takes pride in being a role model for his son and other kids who look up to him -- and adds, "Once all the facts of the incident come out, I expect to be fully vindicated."

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Keyshia Cole
's husband Daniel "Boobie" Gibson -- a professional basketball player -- has been arrested in New Orleans today ... and according to reports, he's been charged with assault and battery.

TMZ has confirmed ... 27-year-old Gibson -- who played for the Cleveland Cavaliers last season --  turned himself in to the New Orleans Police Department earlier today.

The details surrounding the alleged assault and battery are unclear -- and cops have not identified the accuser.

There are reports that the alleged attack occurred at the Essence Festival earlier this month.

Gibson was released from custody at 11:09 AM local time.

Story developing ...

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16.

Mike    

I stopped reading TMZ months ago because I got tired of every other story being about a black athlete/rapper being arrested.

389 days ago
17.

fred    

Brothers be tripping

389 days ago
18.

Toilethead    

Boobie?

389 days ago
19.

JennA    

Boobie? You can't make this stuff up.

389 days ago
20.

Sugenite    

Well if the boob fits...

For real, dude's nickname is "boobie"? What a tool.

389 days ago
21.

Los Pepes    

Who?(gives a rats ass)

389 days ago
22.

truthsuxsexy    

Boobie gibson? Lol...

389 days ago
23.

dan    

srsly ! this is TMZ Sports?! I mean it's ok but WTF WHERES THE COVERAGE OF THIS WEEKENDS BEACHES -surf comp. volleyball comp . I mean all the hot bodys ... oh & lets not forget the freaking riots in hunington beach ... WOW TMZ u guys are seriously missing out ... I think I need 2 apply !

389 days ago
24.

OG Rico     

Boobie is just another way of saying niqqer

389 days ago
25.

LIL BHADD    

YALL NEED TO LEAVE KEYSIA COLE AN DANIEL ALONE EVERYBODY STRUGGLE AND MAKE MISTAKES YALL NEED TO GIVE THEM SPACE BECAUSE AT THE END OF THE DAY THEYRE STILL THUGGIN IT HAHAHA AND DESPITE OF WHAT THE POPOROXY AN MEDIA ARE SAYIN DOESNT MEAN ITS TRUE BECAUSE THERER JOB IS TO ENTERTAIN YALL STUPIDITY LOL IMMA PRAY 4 U GIBSON'S AND KEYSHIA COLE U IS MY ROLE MODEL AND DANIEL I LOOK UP TO U CAUSE 1DAY I WANNA PLAY BALL LIKE U AND WISH YALL THE BEST FOR YALL BABY SAKE.

44 days ago
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