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Report: Oregon Defensive End Lamont Heard Arrested, Accused Of Punching Woman In Face

Oregon's Lamont Heard was reportedly arrested Wednesday evening.

According to The Register-Guard, Oregon defensive end Lamont Heard was arrested Wednesday night by campus police on charges of fourth-degree assault and physical harassment.

Per The Register Guard, Heard was at a local bar between 1 and 2 a.m. on Sunday when he allegedly started touching a woman repeatedly, according to police.

There was eventually an altercation and Heard allegedly slapped the woman. She pushed him and then left the bar, police said.

But Heard is accused of following her, approaching her outside and punching her in the face. Police said multiple people witnessed the attack.

Oregon's head coach Mark Helfrich said Heard is suspended indefinitely and, according to The Register-Guard, he said "we will take appropriate action as details develop."

Heard is a 22-year-old junior from Eugene, Ore.

The Ducks play visitor to USC on Saturday with kick off set for 7:00 p.m. EST.

[The Register Guard]