Baton Rouge, LA (Sports Network) - LSU running back and last season's leading
rusher Jeremy Hill was arrested Saturday morning and charged with simple
battery, according to the New Orleans Times-Picayune.
The newspaper reports the incident took place at an off-campus bar near the
university. Citing an affidavit of probable cause, the newspaper reported a
20-year-old victim told police he was struck in the head several times and
lost consciousness. The Times-Picayune reports Hill and another unidentified
man were caught on video striking the victim.
Hill was then arrested, but the second attacker is reportedly still on the
This would be a violation of Hill's probation. He pleaded guilty to carnal
knowledge of a juvenile in January 2011, according to the newspaper.
As a freshman last season, Hill rushed for 755 yards and 12 touchdowns on 142
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