Cayleb Jones arrested on suspicion of domestic violence

Cayleb Jones arrested on suspicion of domestic violence

Cayleb Jones arrested on suspicion of domestic violence

KSTP-TV is reporting Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cayleb Jones is being held in the Dakota County Jail on probable cause of felony-level theft and misdemeanor-level domestic assault.

The 25-year-old Jones spent last year on the Vikings practice squad and is vying for one of 53 roster spots. He went undrafted in the 2016 NFL Draft after playing for the University of Arizona.

Jones signed with the Vikings' practice squad two seasons ago after being released by the Philadelphia Eagles.

According to an unofficial depth chart released by the Vikings earlier this month, Jones is listed fourth on the depth chart at wide receiver.

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The Eagan Police Dept.in Minnesota tells us, "Our preliminary investigation revealed there was a verbal altercation between Mr. Jones and a female which turned physical".

Jones fled, but later turned himself in to Eagan police. He was then taken to Dakota County Jail on suspicion of theft, domestic assault and impeding a 911 call.

A decision on charges is expected by Thursday. He has not played in a regular season game with the club.

Considering his off-the-field issues, four game suspension and the fact that roster cuts are this week, it's hard to see Jones landing anywhere near the Vikings roster at this point.

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