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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) Alabama defensive lineman Jonathan Taylor, signed about six months after Georgia dismissed him following his arrest in a girlfriend's assault, faces a new domestic violence charge, police said.
The 21-year-old Taylor was arrested Saturday evening after a woman reported her boyfriend assaulted her, a Tuscaloosa police news release said. Taylor has been charged with domestic violence third-degree assault and domestic violence third-degree criminal mischief, police said.
The news release said officers spoke to the 24-year-old woman about a fight at her house at about 6 p.m., then to Taylor and found probable cause to arrest him. Police said the woman had injuries to her neck.