A decide has issued a bench warrant for Aldon Smith’s arrest after the previous Raiders and 49ers linebacker missed his court date, in response to TMZ.
Smith was due in court for violating a protecting order on costs stemming from 4 misdemeanors he accrued in a home violence incident which occurred together with his fiancée in March.
Within the incident in query, Smith allegedly beat his girlfriend and bit her on her wrists. Based on police dispatch data, Smith was thought to have drank two bottles of tequila earlier than the incident.
The 28-yr-previous Smith turned himself into police March 6 and was launched on $30,000 bail.
Smith is presently ready to go to trial on counts of home violence, assault with pressure more likely to produce nice bodily damage, false imprisonment and vandalism.
His lawyer stated he had by no means missed a court date earlier than and that he deliberate to be current.
The Raiders launched Smith in March after studying of the home violence incident. Chosen by the 49ers with the No. 7 general decide within the 2011 NFL Draft, Smith hasn’t performed within the NFL since 2015, after being suspended in August of that yr for violating the NFL Coverage and Program for Substances of Abuse.