5 Rutgers Football Players Arrested

September 4, 2015

Five Rutgers University football players were arrested Thursday and charged with robbery, burglary while armed, conspiracy to commit armed robbery, riot and aggravated assault. The charges stem from a series of incidents in April and May that included a home invasion, an armed robbery and what police called an "unprovoked attack" on a group of individuals, including a Rutgers student whose jaw was broken. The players have been suspended indefinitely from the team, the university announced.

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