Say What Now? Boston Celtics Guard Jabari Bird Arrested for Assault, Strangling, and Kidnapping Someone

Boston Celtics guard Jabari Bird has been arrested for reportedly assaulting, strangling and kidnapping someone.

At this time cops say it was a domestic incident but have not publicly identified the other person involved.

via TMZ:

Law enforcement says Bird is undergoing psych evaluation in a Boston-area hospital.  

Cops say Bird is “currently being guarded” at a Boston-area hospital. The victim is being treated at another hospital.

Although details are scarce, the Celtics are clearly concerned, issuing a statement … “We are aware of the incident involving Jabari Bird and are taking it very seriously. We are actively gathering information and will reserve further comment at this time.”

Bird, who was drafted last year, will appear in court Monday, where he will be officially charged.


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