Panthers LB Beason Arrested

Charles BloomfieldContributor INovember 30, 2009

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 08:  Jon Beason #52 of the Carolina Panthers reacts to making a stop on defense against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Bank of America Stadium on December 8, 2008 in Charlotte, North Carolina  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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Carolina Panthers linebacker Jon Beason was arrested this afternoon on a misdemeanor charge of assault to cause serious injury.

Beason was released after promising that he will appear in court.

More information will be coming soon.