An incident between between Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner and her fiancée, WNBA player Glory Johnson turned into a physical altercation ending with both women being arrested for assault Wednesday.
Griner, 24, and WNBA player Glory Johnson were in an argument in the Goodyear home they recently purchased. Several people inside the home tried to break up the fight before police were called, police said.
“in the living room throwing things at each other.”
Per Johnson’s sister who called the police, Griner and Johnson were throwing things at each other. Griner suffered injuries to her hand, wrist and fingers- including bitemarks, according to a police report.
“It turned into a fight. Broke up. We kept arguing, mouthing back and forth, clashed again, separated us, clashed again, separated us, and here we are now,” Griner told officers, according to the police report.
Johnson suffered a cut lip. Both women indicated they didn’t wish to file a police report. The two have been reportedly dealing with relationship issues. The couple became engaged in the summer of 2014 after 3 months of dating.
Things are about to get tricky in the realm of domestic violence.