Report: Ravens RB Rice arrested

The Sports NetworkFebruary 16, 2014 

Owings Mills, MD (SportsNetwork.com) - Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice was arrested in Atlantic City, N.J., over the weekend following an alleged altercation with his fiancee at a casino, according to a report.

A statement from police says officers were called to the Revel Casino early Saturday morning after a domestic dispute involving Rice and Janay Palmer broke out, according to the Baltimore Sun.

Both were charged with simple assault-domestic violence and were released on a summons to appear in court.

The Ravens released a statement regarding the situation Sunday night:

"We are aware of the Friday night situation with Ray Rice and his fiancee. We have spoken with Ray, and know that they returned home together after being detained."

Rice, 27, is coming off his worst season, rushing for 660 yards on a career- low 3.1 yards per carry. He signed a five-year, $35 million deal to stay in Baltimore prior to the 2012 season.

Anchorage Daily News is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service