Report: Patriots Receiver Edelman Arrested For Assault

Tuesday November 1st, 2011

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman has reportedly been arrested for indecent assault on a woman, the Boston Globe reports.

According to the paper, Edelman was arrested by local police after they were called to a nightclub at 1:30 am Tuesday morning to investigate an assault report. The wide receiver is expected to be arraigned today in Boston Municipal Court.

This season in four games for the Patriots, the 25-year-old has tallied three receptions for 25 yards. He has also served as a punt and kick returner for New England, registering a total of 319 return yards on the year. The former seventh round pick is in his third year with the Patriots, who drafted him out of Kent State University in 2009.

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