Name: Zaire Jones
Team: Vanderbilt University (College Football)
Charge: Aggravated Assault With a Deadly Weapon
Vanderbilt University safety Zaire Jones was arrested on Thursday (August 23, 2018) in Nashville, Tennessee.
According to The Tennessean, Jones was pulled over around 6:43 p.m. by an off duty police officer, who was working security at the time, after attempting to drive around a traffic barricade that was blocking a closed road near campus. Jones allegedly failed to completely stop and struck the officer with his vehicle on the knee. Jones then allegedly drove off and was later arrested.
Jones was later released on $10,000 bond.
Jones, 20, was suspended indefinitely from the team following this incident.
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