Cowboys linebacker arrested, charged with aggravated assault

This booking photo provided by the Frisco Police Department shows Damien Wilson. Police say Wilson, a Dallas Cowboys linebacker, has been arrested on two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Frisco police say Wilson was arrested Tuesday, July 5, 2017, outside of Toyota Stadium during the city's Fourth of July celebration. (Frisco Police Department via AP)
This booking photo provided by the Frisco Police Department shows Damien Wilson. Police say Wilson, a Dallas Cowboys linebacker, has been arrested on two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Frisco police say Wilson was arrested Tuesday, July 5, 2017, outside of Toyota Stadium during the city's Fourth of July celebration. (Frisco Police Department via AP)

DALLAS (KXAN) — Dallas Cowboys linebacker Damien Wilson was arrested Tuesday night, accused of aggravated assault, reports KXAS in Dallas.

Frisco police say they arrested Wilson around 8 p.m. in the Toyota Stadium parking lot. Wilson, 24 was charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

A police report states Wilson was arrested when he intentionally backed his truck into a woman while parking, then allegedly pulled out a rifle at another man.

About four hours before his arrest, Wilson tweeted, “when your words get you in trouble,” without going into specifics.

According to the NFL, Wilson went to Minnesota and was drafted by the Cowboys in 2015. Sports Illustrated reports he played in all 16 games last season.

Wilson posted a $20,000 bond and was out of jail by Wednesday morning.

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