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Keyshawn Johnson

Arrested For Domestic Violence

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4/21/2014 9:25 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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1:34 PM PT -- TMZ Sports has learned ... the woman involved in the incident is Keyshawn's girlfriend of 7 years. 

Sources tell us ... Keyshawn is adamant he never physically struck the woman -- but acknowledges grabbing her phone and smashing it on the ground. 

But it seems the two are working things out -- because moments ago, TMZ Sports shot footage of the two out TOGETHER at an AT&T store in L.A., presumably buying a new cell phone. 

FYI -- sources connected to the situation tell us Key's GF was not the person who called police -- but rather another person who was there at the time and became concerned during the argument.

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Keyshawn Johnson has been arrested for domestic violence ... TMZ Sports has learned.

The former NFL star wide receiver was busted in Calabasas, CA early Monday morning.

According to law enforcement ... Keyshawn was involved in a fight with his girlfriend when things allegedly got physical.  Sources say he smashed her phone, causing a gash to her hand.

Our sources say the two had an up-and-down relationship and were arguing over marriage.

Johnson was formally arrested for misdemeanor domestic battery and booked. 

Bail was set at 20K.  Keyshawn made bail and is now out.

Interestingly ... Johnson was a loud complainer when Justin Bieber lived in his neighborhood ... once almost coming to blows with the singer's bodyguards.

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31.

nana    

All u racist pricks can suck several *****

152 days ago
32.

garwilly     

Who wrote this cause it makes no sense, how did she get a gash on her hand if he smashed her phone?!

152 days ago
33.

my 2 cents    

What a hell hole Calabassas is turning into

152 days ago
34.

Ben IncaHutz    

Some white groupie looking for marriage(free money). He told her "hell no" so she injured herself and called the cops. She is probably on the phone with Gloria Allred now. The groupie wants money for free.

152 days ago
35.

garwilly     

This is what happens when you mess with white h08$, he smashed the phone he owns that I use...call the police!

152 days ago
36.

Brian    

This doesn't even sound serious. An argument. She probably waved her phone at him and he knocked it out of the way and it broke and hurt her hand. Is it even domestic violence if they aren't together anymore?

152 days ago
37.

JohnLennon    

Who the F cares

152 days ago
38.

Sid    

Time for KJ to grow the F up.

152 days ago
39.

Rigby    

Wow what a douche...

152 days ago
40.

Lisa    

Thought he was married. Why is he hanging outwith an ex?

152 days ago
41.

M McF    

Just Give me the Damn Bail!

152 days ago
42.

M McF    

Just Give me the Damn Bail

152 days ago
43.

jacqueline    

White woman demanding marriage and the brother is not ready yet.he wouldnt argue with a sister, just walk out of her life and leave her with nothing and the kids.hope ma1rry0shes not pregnant, then shes demandind,

152 days ago
44.

Abby S    

My daughter will never date one of these violent NFL animals.

152 days ago
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kimkardashianstalkingass    

KJ has alllllllllways been a first class, 100% arrogant jerk. Guys like KJ puzzle me. They think they are something special because they play football. Who cares if you are good at football. Playing football is not a skill that is benefiting or saving society - yet lunkheads like KJ think it is. That's when they become swell headed to the point they think everyone should kiss their azzz, and if they don't, they go bonkers. FU KJ

152 days ago
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