Adrian Peterson’s 2-year old son dies after assault
NFL star, Adrian Peterson’s 2=year old son has died after injuries that he sustained in an assault.
The Minnesota Vikings running back left the team and headed to Sioux Falls after reports broke that he had a family emergency. Sioux Falls, South Dakota, police said Joseph Robert Patterson, 27, has been charged with aggravated battery of an infant and aggravated assault.
Peterson tweeted his thanks to his followers saying, “God Bless everyone and thank u so much,” he wrote.
Prosecutors are considering filing additional charges against Patterson in light of the boy’s death, according to police.
Our deepest condolences to Adrian and his family. What a horrible, senseless tragedy.
Written by Sarah on October 11th, 2013 | Tagged as: Popular Culture