Bruce Maxwell, the only real Major League Baseball player to kneel throughout the national anthem this season, has been caught on a gun charge.
The Oakland Athletics catcher allegedly pointed that gun at a female food delivery individual in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Scottsdale police mentioned officers went to Maxwell’s home Sunday night after getting a call in regards to a person with a gun. Maxwell had been booked on charges of irritated assault with a deadly weapon plus disorderly conduct.
Police said Maxwell occured in custody pending an initial look.
TMZ Sports first reported the detain.
Maxwell, 26, hit. 237 with 3 home runs and 22 RBIs in 76 games this season. He or she was projected to be Oakland’s beginning catcher next year.
Last week, Maxwell claimed throughout a visit to his hometown of Huntsville, Ala., that he was refused services at a restaurant because of his demonstration. But a waiter told Fox News that Maxwell was “ outright lying, ” about what occurred.
“ I didn’ t even understand who Bruce Maxwell was, ” waiter Matt Henry said.
Sibel News’ Hollie McKay and the Related Press contributed to this story.