According to court documents, former NFL Player Mark Fields, 37, was arrested on suspicion of beating the mother of his 6-year-old daughter outside of her day care center.
When police arrived at Tutor Time in Arizona, a woman purportedly Field’s ex-girlfriend, was bruised on her arms and scratched.Police asked Fields what happened, according to the document, and he said the woman had attempted to take the child out of his arms.
Witnesses later told police Fields had confronted the woman outside of the child care facility, grabbed her and choked her by the throat. Fields then proceeded to place the woman in a choke hold with his arm and throw her to the ground, records state.
The woman told police Fields was not to have contact with their child and while she was attempting to drop off the court order at the facility, Fields showed up, according to the report. Fields was then arrested.
If you have been confronted with a domestic violence dispute, it is important to call the police immediately. If there has been harm, the police will likely issue an emergency protective order. Consult with an Orange County domestic violence attorney to discuss your options.