Name: Derrick Mason
Known For: Former NFL Player
Charges: Felony Aggravated Assault Involving Strangulation, Vandalism
Former NFL wide receiver Derrick Mason was arrested Monday (October 30, 2017) night in Davidson County, Tennessee.
According to tennessean.com, Mason was arrested in connection with an alleged domestic violence incident. Mason is accused of grabbing a woman whom he had been dating by the neck and hitting her in the stomach after she told him she no longer wanted to be in a relationship with him.
Mason, 43, played in the NFL with the Tennessee Oilers/Titans (1997-2004), Baltimore Ravens (2005-10), New York Jets (2011) and Houston Texans (2011).
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