SAN DIEGO -- Former San Diego Chargers linebacker Junior Seau has been arrested on a charge of felony spousal assault with injury, according to Oceanside police.
Seau was arrested around midnight, after a report was called in around 10:00 p.m. Sunday. Oceanside police told 10News that his live-in girlfriend was the victim in the incident.
After he was released from custody, Seau drove his 2005 Cadillac Escalade off a cliff in Carlsbad, Carlsbad police told 10News.
Additionally, a witness called 10News around 9:00 a.m. to report that she saw Seau drive a car off a cliff directly in front of her near Carlsbad Boulevard and Solamar Drive.
Seau was pulled out of the vehicle with only cuts and bruises and taken to Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, police said.