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Arkansas Basketball Player Arrested For 1st Degree Assault In Fayetteville

Posted September 4, 2017 11:49 a.m. EDT

— University of Arkansas basketball player Arlando Cook, 21, was arrested early Saturday (Sept. 1) morning for disorderly conduct, public intoxication and first-degree assault.

According to Washington County Detention Center, Cook was booked at approximately 2:37 a.m. He posted a $1,250 bond and was released at 11:57 a.m.

The incident happened on Dickson Street outside of a restaurant.

Cook is a senior athlete and has been with the Razorbacks since 2016.

This isn't Cook's first run-in with the law. On October 2, 2016, he was arrested for public intoxication in Fayetteville.