No charges for Maurice Jones-Drew, per report

Jake Roth-US PRESSWIRE

Maurice Jones-Drew's agent says that there won't be any charges filed against him after all.

Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew will not face any charges after all, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Reports surfaced early on Tuesday that Jones-Drew would be charged with battery for his involvement in an altercation at a restaurant in St. Augustine, Fla. An initial police report stated that Jones-Drew punched a security guard in the face, knocking him out.

Jones-Drew's agent, Adisa Bakari, states that he was not involved in the fight and left the scene as soon as things escalated:

Bakari goes on to state that St. Augustine police will file a new release clearing Jones-Drew of any charges:

Jones-Drew has not made a comment yet, but this incident is unlikely to be a major issue going forward.

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