Washington Redskins security Montae Nicholson will not be suiting up in opposition to the Tennessee Titans this Sunday as the results of his arrest for assault earlier this week
According to TMZ Sports, Redskins coach Jay Gruden mentioned he has not but spoken with Nicholson concerning the video, through which he might be seen knocking a person out on the street.
Nicholson and a feminine companion, recognized as Sydney Maggiore, had been reportedly arrested early Tuesday morning after they attacked one other couple, in accordance with a Loudoun County police report (H/T ESPN).
Nicholson, 23, was charged with assault and battery and being drunk in public. According to the report, he was held on a $2,500 secured bond and Maggiore was charged with malicious wounding and assault and battery.
Deputies reportedly responded to a battle in Ashburn, Virginia, close by the Redskins' coaching facility early Tuesday morning and located the 2 alleged victims nonetheless on the scene. Per the report, "an investigation decided the male suspect assaulted the male sufferer, and the feminine suspect struck the feminine sufferer with a bottle and in addition assaulted the male sufferer."
According to one of many victims, the altercation occurred after the "suspects pulled up in a automobile and honked the horn at them." Nicholson and Maggiore returned to the scene after deputies arrived.
The two alleged victims had been handled at a neighborhood hospital for accidents that had been thought of critical however not life-threatening.
The Redskins just lately obtained backlash for claiming free agent linebacker Reuben Foster simply after he was arrested on home violence costs and lower by the San Francisco 49ers. Of the incident involving Nicholson, Redskins senior vice chairman of communications Tony Wyllie mentioned in a press release: "We are conscious of the arrest of Montae Nicholson. We are gathering extra data and won't remark till we've got additional particulars."
According to ESPN, Nicholson began the primary seven video games of the season for Washington however misplaced his spot when the Skins acquired Ha Ha Clinton-Dix.