SHOCKING

NFL Star Merriman Arrested

San Diego Chargers linebacker Shawne Merriman has been arrested for allegedly choking his reality-TV star girlfriend, Tila "Tequila" Nguyen. Nguyen signed a citizen's arrest warrant charging Merriman with battery and false imprisonment. Nguyen said she "had been choked and physically restrained by Merriman" when she tried to leave the house. Nguyen was taken to a hospital.