The Minnesota Vikings cornerback Jeff Gladney has turned himself in to Dallas County Jail after being charged with third-degree felony household violence assault.
Minnesota Vikings cornerback Jeff Gladney has turned himself in to Dallas County Jail on Monday after being charged with third-degree felony household violence assault, sources instructed J.D. Miles of CBS 11 Information in Texas. Gladney has since posted $10,000 bail following his arrest.
The costs stem from an April 2 incident involving Gladney and a 22-year-old lady over textual content messages she was receiving. The girl instructed police she was in a relationship with Gladney, who she accused of hitting her with closed fists, choking her and dragging her by the hair exterior of a automobile whereas Gladney was driving in an effort to get her cellphone unlocked. The girl broke free from Gladney and escaped in one other car.
Detectives say the girl had bruises on her head, ears and torso, scratches on her face and neck and abrasions on her knees, per CBS 11 Information. You may learn the total particulars on the allegations in direction of Gladney within the CBS hyperlink offered and within the tweet thread beneath:
Vikings: 2020 first-round decide Jeff Gladney turns himself in to Dallas County police
If discovered responsible of those costs, Gladney is dealing with 2-to-10 years in jail. The Vikings have but to launch an announcement as soon as this information broke.
Gladney was the Vikings’ second of two first-round picks within the 2020 NFL Draft, going Thirty first-overall out of Texas Christian College. Cornerback was a place of want for the Vikings, as they misplaced the likes of Xavier Rhodes, Trae Waynes and Mackensie Alexander that offseason. Contemplating that, the Vikings instantly thrusted Gladney into the beginning lineup in his first NFL season.
By 16 video games, Gladney recorded 81 mixed tackles (seven for loss), three defended passes and one interception. In protection, Gladney allowed 62 catches for 730 yards and 6 touchdowns on 88 targets.
As Gladney faces these costs on very critical allegations, the NFL may resolve at hand him additional punishment.