CBS DFW is reporting that TCU quarterback Trevone Boykin has been arrested and taken into custody in San Antonio early Thursday morning.
He was arrested for an incident that took place around 2:00 am at a bar. The team is currently in San Antonio and set to play in the Alamo Bowl this Saturday.
According to the report, Boykin has been charged with assaulting a peace officer, a third-degree felony. He was sent to Bexar County jail and his bond was set at $5,000.
The San Antonio Police Department stated that a man at the bar was fighting with employees, and was asked to leave the premises. As the group was leaving police state the man charged at officers who were assisting the situation. The man is believed to be the TCU quarterback.
“We are aware of a situation last night and are gathering information. We will continue to closely monitor this and evaluate details as they become available,” TCU assistant athletics director Mark Cohen said in a statement Thursday.
According to ESPN’s Mark Schlabach TCU has suspended the quarterback for the bowl game:
The Hornfrogs are set to take on the Oregon Ducks Saturday at 5:45 pm at the Alamo Bowl.