Ex-NFL player Zac Stacy was arrested in Orlando, Florida after he was seen on video beating his ex-girlfriend in front of their 5-month-old son.
In the video, 30-year-old Stacy repeatedly punched Kristin Evans. The video appeared to show Stacy throwing the woman into a television stand and hitting her, according to TMZ Sports. The gossip site, citing a restraining order application, reported that the woman said he punched her several times in the head.
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He was arrested in Orlando, Florida, and was booked into the Orange County Jail on charges of criminal mischief and aggravated battery.
Kristin Evans, the woman allegedly in the chilling video, applauded the arrest on Instagram.
“Personally I feel like the state should have several more charges,but thank you to everyone who made this possible!!! We are halfway there,” she wrote.
A statement from Orlando police reads: “The Orlando Police Department received information that NFL Player, Zac Stacy, wanted out of Orange County/ City of Oakland for Aggravated Battery in a Domestic Violence case was arriving at the Orlando International Airport. Our officers made contact with Stacy as he exited an inbound flight from Nashville and placed him in custody. Stacy was transported to the Orange County Jail without incident.”
Stacy, who retired from the NFL in 2017, left before police arrived, and the woman said she visited the hospital after the incident and had bumps and bruises, TMZ Sports reported.