WATCH: Amber Heard Alleges Johnny Depp Abused Her Throughout Relationship January 2016: 'Putting Up' With Depp While accepting the Desert Palm Achievement Award at the at the Palm Springs International Film Festival, Depp said, "I also have to thank my wife, Amber, for putting up with me.
For living with all these characters, which can't be easy...
She did not mention Depp's name, nor was he present when police arrived to the scene, according to the LAPD. Fans Tweet #Im With Amber May 22, 2016: Heard and Depp Separate According to the divorce documents obtained by ET, Heard noted that the couple separated on May 22.
(When Depp later responded in his own filing, however, he listed their separation date as "To Be Determined.") May 23, 2016: Heard Officially Files for Divorce The divorce documents were officially filed one day later, the same night Depp walked the red carpet solo at the premiere at the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles.
Heard alleges that the bruises were caused by Depp throwing a cell phone at her face.
According to Heard, the two were having a "peaceful conversation" about the death of Depp's mother when he allegedly "began obsessing about something that was untrue and his demeanor changed dramatically."One of Heard and Depp's mutual pals, i O Tillet Wright, allegedly heard the confrontation over the phone when the couple called her, and, according to court documents, called 911 at the request of Heard, who was yelling in the background."Johnny then grabbed the cell phone, wound up his arm like a baseball pitcher and threw the cell phone at me striking my cheek and eye with great force," Heard claims in the documents.
In the documents, he also asked that Heard pay her own attorney fees, in response to her request for Depp to cover all the costs.
Apparently, the crime could have come with a 10-year prison sentence.
Heard told ET in June that the dogs had returned to America safely, saying, "They're good despite attempts by certain rogue thug Australian government officials, they are all right."WATCH: Johnny Depp's Exes Slam Amber Heard's 'Outrageous' Domestic Violence Allegations Sept.
WATCH: Amber Heard's Texts from 2014 Detail Alleged Assault By Johnny Depp From their on-set meeting in 2009, through their four years as a couple beginning in 2012, to the current domestic abuse allegations Heard filed against Depp, here is ET's timeline of the estranged couple's most notable moments.
October 2009: at the time that working with Depp is "probably the best experience I've ever had." WATCH: New Photos of Amber Heard Detail Another 'Violent' Incident With Johnny Depp June 2012: The Romance Begins After Depp's split from his partner of 14 years and the mother of his two children, French actress Vanessa Paradis, the actor began seeing Heard.
When the LAPD responded to the incident, however, the department said they found no evidence of a crime.