NFL star Adrian Peterson was arrested on Saturday, after a warrant was issued for him in Montgomery County, TX for a felony child abuse charge.
The charge stemmed from a claim that Peterson had abused his son with a small tree branch in May of 2014. Peterson denied the allegations, claiming that he was only engaging in stern parenting.
Peterson was booked into the Montgomery County Jail early Saturday morning, and released less than a half hour later, after posting his $15,000 bond. He is charged with on count of injury to a child. If convicted, he could be sentenced to up to two years in jail.
|Name:||Adrian L Peterson|
|Charges:||INJ CHILD RECKLESS/CRIMINAL NEGLECT|