SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Chicago Bears have released defensive end Ray McDonald following a domestic violence arrest in Northern California that police say stemmed from him assaulting a woman who was holding a baby.
Santa Clara police Lt. Kurt Clarke reports that McDonald was arrested at 7 a.m. Monday on suspicion of domestic violence and child endangerment.READ MORE: 10-Year-Old Boy Recovering After Grazed By Bullet In North Philadelphia: Police
It was not immediately known if the woman or the baby were injured.
Bears General Manager Ryan Pace released a statement saying McDonald did not meet the expectations set out for him when he was signed.READ MORE: Tolls Increasing Sunday On 8 Delaware River Crossings Connecting Pennsylvania, New Jersey
His agent Tom Condon did not return calls for comment.
In December, the 49ers released McDonald.
Last year, McDonald was accused in a separate domestic violence incident during August birthday party at his Northern California home. A different woman has also accused McDonald of rape. Charges have not been filed.MORE NEWS: Man Dies After Being Shot Four Times In West Oak Lane, Philadelphia Police Say
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