LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – Andruw Jones was arrested on Christmas, his mugshot photo released thereafter. Andruw Jones was arrested by Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Department on Christmas morning, officials tell news, for a battery charge. Who was the alleged victim and where was the arrest effectuated? Officials have yet to indicate details about the arrest. But they confirm that the 17 year MLB veteran was taken in by police shortly after 3:50 am.
A Capitol Avenue Club report first broke news of the arrest. But since then, local officials have yet to release details about the charge. “This isn’t usually a Capitol Avenue Club type story, but I came across this and have not seen it reported yet”, Capital Avenue Club first broke news of the arrest at 10 am local time today. Thereafter, the Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Department issued the above mugshot photo. Beyond the battery charge, and the arrest time of 3:50 am, police not releasing any other details.
Jones has yet to comment about the matter. In 2011, the five time All-Star agreed to a one year contract with the Yankees for $2 million featuring a $1.2 million performance bonus. Just days ago, on December 7, Jones agree to a one-year $3.5 million contract with the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles of Japan’s Pacific League.