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Cincinnati Reds minor league player arrested in Randolph Co.

Posted on: 10:59 am, August 3, 2013, by , updated on: 01:29pm, August 3, 2013

Daniel Brett Tuttle, 22, of Randleman

Daniel Brett Tuttle, 22, of Randleman

RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — A Cincinnati Reds minor league player from Randolph County was arrested Friday and faces multiple charges including assault on a government official inflicting serious injury.

Daniel Brett Tuttle, 22, of Randleman, was charged with four counts of assault on a government official and one count each of second degree trespassing, assault on a government official inflicting serious injury and attempting to break and enter.

Tuttle is currently in the Randolph County Jail under a $100,000 bond.

In May, he was suspended for 100 games after a third violation of the Major League Baseball drug abuse policy.

The specific circumstances leading to his arrest remain uncertain.