More Child Abuse Allegations for Adrian Peterson

More Child Abuse Allegations for Adrian Peterson

ESPN reports that the star running back, already facing possible child abuse charges, was accused of abusing another one of his children a year ago

by ESPN, September 16, 2014

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More Child Abuse Allegations for Adrian Peterson

Adrian Peterson

Adrian Peterson, already facing felony charges in Texas for child abuse, was accused in a separate incident involving another son who was 4 years old, KHOU-TV in Houston has reported. They're allegations the Minnesota Vikings running back's lawyer says were unfounded and more than a year old. The CBS affiliate KHOU cited text messages that reportedly include a photo of the son with an apparent head wound covered by bandages. 

Houston TV station KHOU reported Adrian Peterson was previously accused of child abuse in a separate incident involving another son who was 4 years old. Peterson was indicted by a grand jury on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child on Friday.



The prosecution was aware of the June 2013 incident, a source familiar with the case told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.





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