Kieran Nicholson, Ryan O’Halloran
The Denver Post
Broncos receiver Jerry Jeudy was arrested Thursday in Arapahoe County in connection with a domestic violence investigation.
Jeudy was booked into the jail on Thursday for investigation of “second-degree criminal tampering with a domestic violence enhancer, a misdemeanor”, according to the sheriff’s office. He is currently being held without bond.
A person commits second-degree criminal tampering if he “tampers with property of another with intent to cause injury, inconvenience, or annoyance to that person or to another or if he knowingly makes an unauthorized connection with property of a utility,” according to Colorado statute.
Jeudy, who was taken into custody between 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., is being investigated. He has not been formally charged.
He was arrested on “probable cause” and there is not arrest affidavit in the case, according to the sheriff’s office.
On Thursday afternoon the Denver Broncos released a statement: “We are aware of the matter involving Jerry Jeudy and are in the process of gathering more information.”
Professional football player Jerry Jeudy has been arrested by Arapahoe Co sheriff deputies. He's being held at the Arapahoe Co jail on charges of 2nd degree criminal tampering w/a domestic violence enhancer, a misdemeanor. He's on a no bond hold. He's innocent until proven guilty— Arapahoe Sheriff (@ArapahoeSO) May 12, 2022
Jeudy, 23, has been attending the Broncos’ offseason program workouts, including last month’s voluntary minicamp.
A first-round draft pick from Alabama in 2020, Jeudy has 90 catches for 1,323 yards and three touchdowns in 26 career games.