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TMZ.com has acquired a copy of a video that was recorded by a woman at the night club on Friday night when Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was arrested.
The woman said that she didn’t see what led to the police escorting Peterson out of the club, but she felt they were overly aggressive with him.
Peterson was of course charged with resisting arrested and ended up posting the $1,000 bond that was set for his release from jail.
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The initial reports that surfaced yesterday in the Adrian Peterson arrest somewhat paint him as a victim of over-zealous police officers.
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When news broke that Adrian Peterson was arrested early Saturday morning at a Houston nightclub for resisting arrest, much was still unclear as to what led to the incident. Thanks to Pro Football Talk, we had some of those pieces filled in, but there were still some holes to the story.
But now, per TMZ, we have the police’s side of what happened, and HPD alleges that Peterson is...
Police are claiming that Adrian Peterson shoved an off-duty officer which led to his arrest at a club in Houston after a night of partying.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was arrested in Houston late Friday night and charged with resisting arrest. He was arrested at 2:30 a.m. at Bayou Place, 534 Texas Ave.
According to HPD data, Peterson remains in the city jail waiting to post, or be released on $1,000 bond. The listed offense is “resisting arrest/search unclassified.”
No other details were...
According to TMZ.com, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was very drunk according to the night club where he was arrested early Saturday morning.
The manager at Live at Bayou Place, Daniel Maher, told TMZ that Peterson comes to his club often, but never gets drunk the way he did last night.
Maher indicated that Peterson was “throwing his ego around and making people...
Thanks to Tom Pelissero of 1500 ESPN in Minneapolis, we have a copy of Adrian Peterson’s mug shot. What a pretty mug shot it is.
I can’t tell if Peterson looks drunk, since I myself rarely drink and don’t get drunk. But he does look happy.
Jerome Solomon tweeted this morning that Vikings stud running back Adrian Peterson was arrested in Houston last night, with bond set at $1,000:
Breaking news: Vikings RB Adrian Peterson arrested last night in Houston for resisting arrest by HPD. Bond set at $1,000. #hounews
— Jerome Solomon (@JeromeSolomon) July 7, 2012
Peterson is widely regarded as one of the more humble, well...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. High-profile attorney Rusty Hardin said the facts presented against Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson are a "total fabrication" in a released statement on Monday.Peterson, 27, hired Hardin to represent him following Peterson's weekend arrest and charges of resisting arrest following an incident at a Houston area nightclub early Saturday...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was arrested early Saturday morning and charged with resisting arrest in his offseason hometown of Houston.Peterson, 27, was taken into custody around 2:30 a.m., according to the Houston Chronicle, which first reported the incident. He was in the Houston police department central jail until 10:30 a.m. CT and released...
HOUSTON -- Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was arrested and charged with resisting arrest early Saturday morning in Houston, according to Houston Police Department records.
He was held on a 1,000 bond and remained in jail as of early Saturday afternoon, according to the HPD Web site. No other information about the arrest was immediately available. A message left by...
HOUSTON Adrian Peterson's reputation off the field apparently is as important to him as his on-field persona.
The hard-nosed Minnesota Vikings running back, who was charged with resisting arrest early Saturday morning at a Houston nightclub, has hired Houston-based attorney Rusty Hardin to represent him.
Hardin recently made headlines for his successful defense of major league...
Houston police anticipate a fine for Vikings running back Adrian Peterson stemming from his weekend arrest in Texas. A spokesman told NFL Network Peterson is very likely to be fined because he's facing a misdemeanor charge. Peterson, who hired Roger Clemens' attorney, Rusty Hardin, was arrested early Saturday at a Houston nightclub for resisting arrest. He spent the night...
HOUSTON -- Adrian Peterson's reputation will not go quietly into the night.
The Minnesota Vikings running back, who was arrested and charged with resisting arrest early Saturday morning at a Houston night club, has hired Rusty Hardin for legal representation. You probably remember Hardin as the guy who successfully defended Roger Clemens in his perjury trial, and you probably...
Adrian Peterson will have a hired gun with him Friday when he is due in court for his initial appearance following his arrest Saturday morning on charges of resisting arrest. The Minnesota Vikings running back has hired attorney Rusty Hardin to represent him, according to Kevin Seifert of ESPN.com. Hardin, you will recall, is the high-profile lawyer who worked for Roger Clemens when...