Transcript for Star Goalkeeper Hope Solo Arrested for Assault
Next tonight to the American soccer star who is is behind bars and due in court tomorrow. She helped team usa earn two medals. This weekend is making headlines with something else. Tonight her legal team is fighting back and here's ABC. Reporter: Star goalkeeper hope solo off the soccer field and behind bars accused of assaulting her sister and 17-year-old nephew at a party. The 32-year-old facing two counts of fourth degree domestic violence assault following a family feud early Saturday morning. They had some redness and swelling to their face like clearly they had been assaulted. Reporter: A lawyer for solo tells ABC news she is not guilty of any crime saying our investigation reveals that hope was assaulted and injured during this unfortunate incident. The dancing with the stars icon has battled turmoil before. Her husband Jeremy Stevens accused of assaulting solo and was arrested but never charged. Solo is being held without bail and set to appear in court on Monday. This could be one penalty she may not be able to stop. ABC news, San Francisco.
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