Vikings FB Jerome Felton arrested on DUI charges

Faces second-degree driving while impaired charges Brad Biggs

Print This June 02, 2012, 01:10 PM EST

Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton was arrested early this morning on suspicion of drunken driving.

According to Jeremy Fowler of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, Felton was arrested by Eden Prairie police on suspicion of second-degree driving while impaired. He was booked at 5:51 a.m. and was held in Hennepin County Jail on $12,000 bail.

The Vikings have said they are aware of the incident and are gathering information. Per Fowler, Felton is the third Vikings player to be arrested on DUI charges in 10 months.

Felton is subject to discipline from the NFL.

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