Ausar Walcott, a rookie free agent for the NFL's Cleveland Browns, was arrested Tuesday, June 25, 2013 and charged with attempted murder after allegedly punching a man outside a gentleman's club in New Jersey, the North Jersey Record reports.
Walcott, 23, of Hackensack, N.J., is accused of punching a man in the head around 3 a.m. Sunday, according to the paper.
The victim, Derrick Jones, 24, was taken to the Harlem Hospital Center in Manhattan where he was listed in critical condition Tuesday, the paper reports.
Walcott turned himself in to police Tuesday morning and was charged with first-degree attempted murder, second-degree aggravated assault and third degree endangering an injured victim. His bail was set at $500,000.