Friday, May 24, 2024
Homehouston rocketsRockets' Kevin Porter Jr arrested on assault charge after allegedly attacking girlfriend...

Rockets’ Kevin Porter Jr arrested on assault charge after allegedly attacking girlfriend in New York City

Houston Rockets guard Kevin Porter Jr. was arrested in New York City on Monday and charged with assault and strangulation.

Porter was arrested at a hotel near the United Nations after NYPD officers responded to a call of an assault and arrested the 23-year-old, according to ESPN. The incident reportedly involved Porter’s girlfriend – a former WNBA player.

In three seasons with the Rockets, he averaged 17.2 points, 4.7 rebounds and six assists in 146 games.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Ryan Gaydos is a senior editor for Fox News Digital.

RELATED ARTICLES

Most Popular