Domestic violence charges were filed today against Sacramento Kings player Darren Collison of Granite Bay.
The charges are related to a May 30th, 2016 incident where Collision was arrested at his home.
The initial reports were submitted to our office for review by the Placer County Sheriff’s Office on June 1st, 2016. Our office additionally requested and received photographs of the victim’s injuries in the case and a copy of the 911 call made by the victim on May 30th, 2016. After review of the all the above evidence we have concluded there is sufficient evidence that will allow our office to file and prove this criminal case against Mr. Collison beyond a reasonable doubt.
Collison was arrested by Placer County Sheriff's Department Monday afternoon.
Deputies were called to a home in Granite Bay early Monday morning by a female who reported that she was being assaulted.
Details from the Placer County Sheriff's Office Facebook page: "Deputies found that the woman had visible injuries and they arrested Collison on a charge of domestic violence. He was booked at the Placer County Jail in Auburn. He was additionally booked for two misdemeanor warrants, totaling $7,500, for driving on a suspended license. The name of the female victim will not be released as she’s a victim of domestic violence."
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