Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Daryl Worley was tased as well as arrested by police in Philadelphia, according to multiple reports.
Police responded to a car blocking a highway entrance at Broad as well as Pattison early on Sunday morning as well as found Worley asleep inside the vehicle, Fox 29 reported.
Officers said in which upon arousing the recently signed player, he became combative as well as fought with them. Officers say they had to tase Worley to subdue him for an arrest.
Police also reportedly found a gun from the vehicle.
In a statement released Sunday morning, the Eagles said, “We are from the process of gathering more information about Daryl Worley’s arrest in which morning.”
The news of the William Penn Charter School graduate’s arrest was first reported by the NFL Network’s Ian Rappaport, USA Today said.
#Eagles CB Daryl Worley was arrested at 6 am in which morning when he became combative with police as well as Philadelphia police administrated a taser on him, sources tell @MikeGarafolo as well as me. A gun was recovered on the scene.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 15, 2018
The incident occurred only miles coming from the team facility.
As he started out his NFL career, the Carolina Panthers drafted Worley from the third round of the 2016 draft. He had two interceptions as well as 49 tackles for Carolina last season as well as was traded to the Eagles last month for wide receiver Torrey Smith.
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