3 Cops Arrest Resisting NFL Star
July 09, 2012
Three off-duty Houston Police officers arrested Minnesota Vikings' running back Adrian Peterson at a nightclub Saturday after the NFL star scuffled with them.
Peterson was arrested after an off-duty officer twice asked him to leave the club and he pushed the officer. He also yelled at the officer and "assumed an aggressive stance," reports CBS News.
Peterson rushed for 970 yards and 12 touchdowns last year.
Read other stories of pro athletes' interactions with law enforcement here.
Displaying 1 - 2 of 2
Frank @ 7/9/2012 7:26 PM
He may be a great football player but as a human being he's an A**hole. You have it all except brains, nice example you have set for kids who think it cool to be you.
Kenneth @ 7/10/2012 9:19 AM
Peterson's attorney now says that he is an angel. There never was a scuffle, and he never resisted arrest. The officers over-reacted to the meek and mild Peterson. Bull Crap...!
Join the Discussion
Other Recent News
Two Harford County, MD, sheriff's deputies have died after a shooting both inside and near...
Sheriff Gahler speculated that the two shootings occurred not more than 15 minutes apart...
Retired Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca will plead guilty in a downtown courtroom...
Shannon Miles has been found incompetent to stand trial for the murder of Harris County,...
At a home in Long Island on Saturday night, Officer Bryan Mastrangelo found a woman...