Peterson Making 1st Court Appearance Today

Monday, August 6th, 2012 at 10:05 am

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will be in court on Monday in Houston.

Peterson is facing a misdemeanor charge for resisting arrest after a confrontation with an off-duty police officer at a nightclub in Houston, Texas last month. Police said Peterson pushed the officer after he asked Peterson and his acquaintances to leave the club, which was closed.

Peterson said he’s quote “200 percent innocent” and that he didn’t push, shove, touch anyone that night, especially an officer.

Comment on this Story

Join the conversation! All fields are required, but your email address will never be published or shared. Your comment will be held for moderation before posting.