LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A USC football player has been arrested on suspicion of domestic violence.
Joseph Lewis IV, 19, was arrested at 2 p.m. Monday and booked at the Los Angeles Police Department’s 77th Community Police Station. He was freed at about 1 a.m. Tuesday after posting $50,000 bail.READ MORE: Driver Arrested On Suspicion Of DUI After Colliding With 2 Pedestrians At Gas Station In Highland Park
Lewis was arrested in connection with an incident Sunday, but police would not give more details.
A spokesman for USC’s athletic department said Lewis has been suspended from all team activities following his arrest.READ MORE: Bob Dole, Who Overcame Severe WWII Wounds To Lead Senate GOP And Run For President, Dies At 98
“USC takes all reports of domestic abuse seriously and is cooperating fully with the law enforcement investigation,” the school said in a statement.
Lewis caught four passes for 39 yards in 11 games as a freshman in the 2017 season.MORE NEWS: Inside SoCal: 12/5 Wrap-Up
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