Veteran NFL linebacker Barkevious Mingo was arrested Thursday on allegations of indecency with a toddler and sexual contact.
TMZ Sports activities studies that Mingo was arrested by Arlington Police Department in Texas and booked into Tarrant County jail. He’s going through a second-degree felony cost, which is punishable by as much as 20 years in jail.
Mingo was launched on $25,000 bond on Friday. There aren’t any particulars but on the allegations that led to his arrest.
Mingo, who received a Tremendous Bowl with the New England Patriots, is on his seventh group after signing with the Atlanta Falcons in the course of the offseason.
“Our group turned conscious of the allegations involving Barkevious Mingo as we speak and are at present gathering info on this incident. The Falcons take the allegations very significantly and can proceed to observe the scenario,” the Falcons stated in an announcement.
Mingo, 30, was the No. 6 total draft choose in 2013. The LSU product has additionally performed for the Browns, Colts, Seahawks, Texans and Bears.