Vikings FB Felton arrested on suspicion of DWI
Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton has been arrested on
suspicion of driving while impaired and refusing to submit to a
Eden Prairie police say Felton was arrested Friday just before
midnight. A message left with police Saturday seeking additional
details wasn’t immediately returned.
Online court records show Felton was released from jail Saturday
after posting $12,000 bond. A court appearance is set for July
The Vikings say they’re aware of the situation and working to
gather more information.
Felton was drafted in 2008 by the Detroit Lions. The 25-year-old
signed with Minnesota as a free agent in March.
In a five-year career that also included seasons with Carolina
and Indianapolis, Felton has 42 carries for 136 yards. He also has
34 career receptions for 280 yards.