Samuel Dalembert, an ex-NBA player for the New York Knicks, was arrested on September 11 after allegedly hitting his girlfriend and her relative. Dalembert, 36, faces battery charges. He was released from Palm Beach County jail the following day. News sources did not name an attorney for Dalembert.
According to the arrest report, the alleged incident took place at Dalembert’s home on Northeast Orchid Bay Drive. Police were dispatched to the house after someone called 911 from that address. Officers who arrived at the scene described Dalembert as “aggressive.” He was reportedly not pleased that someone had called the police.