College Football Player Arrested On Domestic Battery Charges

first_imgA generic view of a goal line marker.(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)A major college football player has been arrested on domestic battery charges today.Illinois redshirt freshman defensive lineman Lere Oladipo was reportedly arrested Sunday morning and later released on bail.Illini Inquirer had the details:Illinois redshirt freshman defensive tackle Lere Oladipo was booked in Champaign County Jail at 1:42 a.m. Sunday morning on a charge of domestic battery. He was released on Sunday on $1,000 bail.Oladipo’s criminal arraignment is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Monday.Illinois team spokesman Kent Brown told Illini Inquirer on Sunday afternoon: “We’re aware of the situation and report but still gathering information.”Oladipo was a three-star recruit coming out of high school. He played in the team’s loss to Maryland on Saturday.Stay tuned.last_img read more