posted on Jun, 28 2004 @ 03:29 PM
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Police used a Taser to subdue a veteran right guard for the Jacksonville Jaguars before arresting him on a charge of
Christopher K. Naeole, 29, of Jacksonville, got into in a shoving match with employees of the Ritz Bar in Jacksonville Beach as the bar was closing,
according to a police report. Despite a police officer's order to stop, Naeole lunged again at an employee, and the officer used the Taser, the report
Naeole, who is 6-foot-3 and about 320 pounds, was taken to the Duval County jail early Sunday morning, and later released, a jail official said.
Jaguars spokesman Dan Edwards declined to comment Sunday, and Naeole did not respond to a message left at his home.
Naeole was a first-round draft choice in 1997 who played five seasons with the New Orleans Saints before joining the Jaguars in 2002.