Updates on Erin Henderson's DWI, Arrest and Reported Lawsuit Against State

Tim KeeneyContributor INovember 28, 2013

USA Today

Updates on Thursday, Jan. 2:

According to Tom Pelissero of USA Today, Henderson was arrested again on DUI, and this incident could cost him:

#Vikings linebacker Erin Henderson arrested on suspicion of DUI again yesterday. Team is likely to release him once rosters are unfrozen.

— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) January 2, 2014

#Vikings can't make any veteran roster moves right now, like all non-playoff teams. Hence Henderson stays on roster until after Super Bowl.

— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) January 2, 2014

Henderson was arrested in Chanhassen. Four charges in all including second degree DWI test refusal. Booked at 3:03 pm New Year's Day.

— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) January 2, 2014

The Vikings have since released a statement on the situation, via Chips Coggins of the Minneapolis Star Tribune:

Vikings statement on Henderson: "We are aware of the matter involving Erin Henderson. ....

— chipscoggins (@chipscoggins) January 2, 2014

Cont'd ... "We are continuing to gather information and will have further comment at the appropriate time."

— chipscoggins (@chipscoggins) January 2, 2014