Mug shot photos of former Cleveland Browns quarterback have surfaced.
The free agent NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel turned himself in to police in Highland Park, Texas, on Wednesday and was booked on misdemeanor assault charges. Lt. Lance Koppa with the Highland Park Department of Public Safety.
The troubled NFL star was booked for misdemeanor assault in his domestic violence case.
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He was released on $1,500 bond and is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday morning in Dallas.
Manziel is accused of beating up and rupturing the eardrum of his ex-girlfriend, Colleen Crowley, back in January.
Crowley filed a restraining order against her ex claiming that she was in fear for her life.
If convicted…he faces one year in jail or a $4,000 fine, or both.
According a spokesperson for the Highland Park Police department where he was booked said that “Manziel wasn’t in the station very long, and was polite and cooperative.”
Johnny Manziel Domestic Assault:
On February 5, 2016, the Dallas Police Department announced that they are opening a criminal investigation with a claim of domestic violence involving his ex-girlfriend, Colleen Crowley. Dallas police had originally closed the case, but re-opened it with allegations stemming from an altercation on January 30, 2016, at a downtown Dallas hotel. According to Crowley, Manziel forced her into a car, pulled her by the hair, and threatened to kill both her and himself. On April 24, Manziel was indicted by a Dallas grand jury on misdemeanor assault charges for the incident.
- Johnny Manziel Assault:
- Johnny Manziel won the 2012 Heisman Trophy as a freshman, playing quarterback for Texas A&M University. First freshman to win the award.
- Johnny Manziel was Drafted by the Cleveland Browns with the 22nd overall pick of the 2014 NFL Draft.
- Johnny Manziel was waived by the Cleveland Browns amid a litany of off-field issues and his apparent unwillingness to commit himself to being a top-tier player. Manziel’s agent cut ties with him in February. Manziel’s father told The Dallas Morning News: “I truly believe if they can’t get him help, he won’t live to see his 24th birthday” after the family made two unsuccessful attempts to get Manziel to stay in rehab. Manziel threw for 7 TDs and 7 interceptions, rushed for 259 yards and a 1 TD in 8 starts. [March 11, 2016].