Saints running back Alvin Kamara arrested on battery charge
New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara was charged and arrested Sunday for allegedly beating a person in a Las Vegas nightclub the night before, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said.
The big picture: Kamara was taken into custody after playing in the Pro Bowl on Sunday and was booked at the Clark County Detention Center, where he remained overnight.
- His bail was set at $5,000 and a court hearing is scheduled for Monday afternoon, according to AP.
The big picture: Las Vegas police said they were dispatched to a hospital where a person had reported a battery around 5:50 p.m. on Saturday, and detectives later identified Kamara as the suspect.
- Kamara was charged with battery resulting in substantial bodily harm, police said.