Former MLB star Carl Crawford was arrested for allegedly assaulting his ex-girlfriend throughout an argument over a person she had began courting, police mentioned.
An arrest affidavit for Crawford was filed Wednesday by Houston police. In line with the affidavit, Crawford went to the house of the girl on Might 8, produced a handgun and demanded data on her newest relationship. Crawford reportedly unloaded the handgun in her presence.
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The girl advised authorities the previous Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder pushed her to the ground, slammed her head towards the ball and choked her. Police mentioned the girl’s 1-year-old daughter, whose father is Crawford, walked up and distracted the previous baseball participant.
Washington ran to name the police and Crawford fled. The affidavit said that Crawford, who’s now a file producer, started to ship the girl threatening textual content messages.
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The incident occurred every week earlier than a lady and a toddler drowned at his Houston house.
Crawford, 38, was free on $50,000 bond.
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He was a four-time All-Star outfielder who final performed within the main league with the Dodgers. He additionally performed for the Boston Pink Sox and Tampa Bay Rays.
The Related Press contributed to this report.