NFL participant and former Texas Christian College star Jeff Gladney faces a family-violence assault cost after he was accused of choking and hitting his girlfriend.
Gladney, 24, turned himself in to authorities on the Dallas County jail Monday and posted $10,000 bond a short while later. It was unclear whether or not he had an lawyer.
The incident that led police to hunt his arrest happened Friday.
In keeping with an arrest-warrant affidavit obtained by KTVT-TV (Channel 11), Gladney and the 22-year-old girl acquired right into a struggle over textual content messages whereas they have been in a automobile.
The lady instructed police Gladney grabbed her hair, hit her within the stomach and head, and grabbed her neck earlier than she was finally capable of get free, in keeping with the affidavit.
Gladney, a cornerback, was a second-team All-American his senior 12 months at TCU and was selected in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft by the Minnesota Vikings. He began 15 video games for Minnesota final season.
The Vikings stated in a written assertion that the workforce was conscious of the arrest.
“We take this matter very critically, because the reported allegations are extraordinarily disturbing,” the assertion stated.