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49ers LB Reuben Foster Arrested For Domestic Violence

12 February 2018

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster was reportedly arrested "on charges related to domestic violence".

Foster also was booked into Santa Clara County Jail on suspicion of possessing an assault rifle, the Mercury News of San Jose, California, reported.

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Calls to the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department were not immediately returned Sunday.

In early January, Foster was arrested and charged with with second-degree marijuana possession in Tuscaloosa, home of his alma mater, the University of Alabama.

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General manager John Lynch had previously said the 49ers were attracted to Foster for his enthusiasm and passion for the sport. But in the second half of the season, Foster was on the field for every game, and San Francisco went 6-2.

Foster has issues leading up to the NFL Draft. However, the 49ers traded up to select him No. 31 overall after he fell because of character and medical concerns.

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All of those issues puts Foster in the crosshairs of the league's substance abuse and conduct policies and could mean a suspension is forthcoming. We all know how special of a player he can be when he's right. "When you start talking football with this young man, he lights up a room, and he's a good kid". Last spring, cornerback Tramaine Brock was arrested on domestic violence and immediately cut by the team. "We take matters of this nature seriously and are gathering all pertinent information", the team said in a statement, per NBC Sports Bay Area.

49ers LB Reuben Foster Arrested For Domestic Violence