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Daniel "Boobie" Gibson turns himself into New Orleans Police

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Former Cleveland Cavalier and free-agent Daniel Gibson turned himself in at the 8th District NOPD station at 9:30 Monday morning. He with accompanied by his attorney.

Gibson is accused of punching a St. Rose man at about 5:15 on the morning of July 8th at a club located in the 300-block of Andrew Higgins Blvd.

As a result, the victim suffered a fractured mandible and received medical treatment. Cops say verbal exchange apparently prompted the incident.

Gibson was booked with second degree battery at Central Lock-Up, and later bonded out. 

"Boobie" appeared in 46 games last season with the Cavs, and is currently an unrestricted free agent.

The Cavaliers have yet to make any comment about the incident.

Gibson sent out the following tweets Monday afternoon:

Daniel Gibson Sr. @BooBysWorld1

Going on with @TMZ & @HarveyLevinTMZ ..to get a few things straight. Those who know me know I operate one way. Out of Luv for my Family..

Daniel Gibson Sr. @BooBysWorld1

.. & out of Respect for God. The situation was unfortunate but when things like this happen you rely on your foundation & #KeepPushin

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