Posted by on February 11, 2018
Categories: Bay Area

(by Keith Burbank) – A San Francisco 49ers linebacker was arrested this morning in Los Gatos on suspicion of domestic violence, possessing an assault weapon and making threats, police said.

Reuben Foster, 23, was arrested after police responded at 9:15 a.m. to a home on Shannon Road to do a welfare check and check on a possible disturbance.

Police said they spoke with the victim and Foster and as a result of an investigation Foster was arrested and taken to the county jail.

Foster was being held on $75,000 bail, according to county inmate records.

In a statement, officials with the San Francisco 49ers said, “The San Francisco 49ers organization is aware of the report regarding Reuben Foster. We take matters of this nature seriously and are gathering all pertinent information.”