Colombian soccer player arrested on battery charge in Miami Beach

MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - A Colombian national soccer player was arrested at a Miami Beach hotel on a battery charge, Tuesday morning.

Pablo Armero is being accused of domestic violence after an incident at the Metropolitan by COMO, located at 2445 Collins Ave., just before 9:30 a.m.

Miami Beach Police said Armero became irate with a woman with whom he’d been out drinking. She said that when she refused his advances, he yanked a chain off her neck, pulled out her hair extensions and began cutting her hair with clippers.

Armero was charged with simple battery.

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