Former LSU Star Barkevious Mingo arrested on indecency with a child charge
ARLINGTON - Current Atlanta Falcon and former LSU linebacker Barkevious Mingo was arrested this week for allegedly having sexual contact with a child, according to ESPN.
Mingo, 30, was taken in on Thursday by Arlington Police. According to court records, he faces a second-degree felony charge. If convicted, Mingo can face up to 20 years according to Texas law.
Mingo's bond was set at $25,000, and he was released Friday morning.
Mingo was drafted with the 6th overall pick in the 2013 Draft by the Cleveland Browns. He starred at LSU from 2009 to 2012.
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