Vladimir Guerrero Arrested — Accused of Attacking Cop at Nightclub

Former MLB MVP Vladimir Guerrero has been arrested in the Dominican Republic after allegedly attacking a police officer during a brawl inside a nightclub … allegations the baseball player strongly denies.

According to local authorities, Guerrero surrendered to police this morning … following a massive fight at a nightclub in which Vlad “physically attacked” a cop named Renato Pena Rojas.

Guerrero denies the allegations … and has released a statement saying, “At no time did I attack anyone, nor was I fleeing. I presented myself at the jail last night after the complaint from the disco, and this morning first thing I went to the police that are handling the case.”

37-year-old Guerrero — who”s from the D.R. — is currently unemployed. He last played with the Baltimore Orioles in 2011.