Police Seeking Witnesses to Arrest of Dodgers Pitcher Julio Uras
LOS ANGELES (AP) Police are seeking witnesses to the weekend arrest of Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Uras.
Uras was arrested late Sunday night by Department of Public Safety officers in Exposition Park, south of downtown Los Angeles. The park is home to BMO Stadium, where Lionel Messi was playing in a Major League Soccer game with numerous celebrities in attendance.
DPS on Wednesday issued a brief statement confirming the arrest for a violation of Penal Code 273.5, which is corporal injury on a spouse or cohabitant. Corporal injury on a spouse requires a bodily injury being willfully caused by physical force and is a felony.