Adrian Peterson Indicted For Hitting His Son With Switch

Arrest of Adrian Peterson (reported by @MarkBermanFox26) stems from the disciplining of a son with a switch, source says. He’s been indicted

— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 12, 2014

Roger Goodell’s week just got better with the late Friday news that Adrian Peterson has been indicted in Montgomery County, Texas for child neglect.

According to Mark Berman of Fox 26:

Sources: RB Adrian Peterson indicted for reckless or negligent injury to a child N Montgomery County.His atty Rustin Hardin declined comment

TMZ adds that the boy, 11, was sent back to his mother in Minnesota. She took him to a doctor to look at marks and the doctor called authorities. AP posted this just before news broke of the indictment.    

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— Adrian Peterson (@AdrianPeterson) September 12, 2014