Colts linebacker D'Qwell Jackson arrested for assault

Indianapolis Colts linebacker D'Qwell Jackson allegedly assaulted a pizza delivery guy in the face and the back of the head in a dispute over a parking spot, according to ABC 7 in Washington, D.C.

Jackson was arrested for assault.

"The Indianapolis Colts have been made aware that D’Qwell Jackson was charged yesterday in Washington, D.C. with a count of simple assault," the Colts said in a statement. "When the Club learns more of the surrounding facts, it will make an appropriate statement.”

Jackson allegedly got angry at the pizza delivery employee and told the driver to get the [expletive] out of his parking space before punching the driver.

Jackson is a well-respected veteran defender who intercepted New England Patriots quarterback

Jackson is the linebacker whose interception of New England Patriot quarterback Tom Brady pass allegedly started the investigation into 'DeflateGate.'

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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