Seahawks Cut Ties With Chad Wheeler After Arrest
SEATTLE (AP) — Former Seattle Seahawks offensive lineman Chad Wheeler was charged with first-degree domestic violence assault following his arrest last weekend. Wheeler was additionally charged with domestic violence unlawful imprisonment and resisting arrest by King County Prosecutors. Wheeler is scheduled to be arraigned on Feb. 9. The Seahawks officially waived Wheeler after details emerged of his arrest. The Seahawks say they are saddened by the details emerging about Wheeler and strongly condemn domestic violence. Wheeler was arrested by police in Kent, Washington, and booked into the jail early Saturday. He was released from jail Tuesday after posting $400,000 bond.