Following up on the ongoing story
. ... Whenever anyone claims that they were roughed up by someone else, the question becomes whether the injuries required medical attention. In the case of Peterson, the answer is yes. Attorney Rusty Hardin claims Peterson received treatment from a physician on Tuesday for facial injuries suffered during his Saturday arrest. Reported by Profootballtalk.com
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Hardin said on ESPN's NFL Live and separately on KFAN radio that Peterson has bruises "from where he was hit" several times, and that his shoulders were "wrenched." Peterson's father, Nelson, has said that Adrian suffered a black eye. On KFAN, Hardin claimed that Peterson "didn't push, touch, or shove any police officer." Hardin also said that the police "jumped" Peterson while he was "calmly leaving" the club in Houston. Hardin also claimed that multiple witnesses will corroborate Peterson's version of the events. … Hardin also said that he plans to present information to prosecutors on Friday, in the hopes of persuading the powers-that-be to drop the case. If they won't drop the charges, Hardin says there will be a trial. "[Peterson] is angry, [and] he does intend to fight it," Hardin said. ... Stay tuned.