Floyd Mayweather Jr., Chicago, Dallas, Las Vegas, Oscar De La Hoya and The Las - Thursday 22nd February 2007

*file photo* * MAYWEATHER, JR. ARRESTED Boxing champion floyd mayweather, JR. has been arrested for grand larceny related to an alleged domestic violence incident involving his girlfriend, Las Vegas police have confirmed. Police were called to Mayweather, Jr.'s Las Vegas home on Thursday (09Sep10) after Josie Harris reported an alleged fight. The fighter was not present when cops arrived. On Friday (10Sep10), he was tracked down and arrested for allegedly taking personal items belonging to Harris from the residence, according to police. Authorities have not arrested Mayweather Jr. for domestic violence and are expected to submit that case to the District Attorney's office. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports Mayweather, Jr. was booked into the Clark County Detention Center at about 10:45 a.m. local time. A temporary protection order filed by Harris on Thursday (09Sep10) suggests the boxer punched her in the head, pulled her hair and tried to break her arm after entering her home as she slept. Harris also accuses Mayweather, Jr. of threatening to kill her and threatening their three children in the documents, obtained by TMZ.com. Harris previously accused Mayweather, Jr. of punching and kicking her while she was seated in a car in Las Vegas in 2003. Charges were filed but dismissed in 2005 after Harris recanted her statement. (JMA/WNWCZM/IG) Floyd Mayweather Boxers Oscar De La Hoya and Floyd Mayweather hold a news conference at Union Station to officially announce their upcoming Las Vegas boxing match on May 5. The Washington news conference is part of an 11 - city media tour in advance of the fight. The fighters will make stops in stop in New York, Philadelphia, Washington, Chicago, Detroit, Miami, Houston, Dallas, San Francisco, Las Vegas and Los Angeles to promote the bout. De La Hoya vs Mayweather, is for the junior middleweight championship on Saturday, May 5 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Washington, DC - 22.02.07 (1 image)

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