NFL Player Allegedly Tore Woman’s Ear

The New Orleans Saints’ Junior Galette was arrested after allegedly tearing a woman’s earlobe Monday, according to TMZ. Sources say police were called to the linebacker’s home in Kenner, Louisiana, where a woman was found to have injuries, including scrapes and the injured ear. (She was taken a local hospital.) Galette was charged with simple battery involving domestic violence, according to police. His cousin also was booked on a misdemeanor simple battery charge. The alleged victim told police she defended herself with a knife at one point. She said she used to live with Galette and still cooks and cleans for him sometimes.