Former NFL Running Back Arrested For Incest & Sodomy After Wife Catches Him Raping 12-Year-Old Girl

Former West Virginia and Atlanta Falcons running back Justin Crawford has been arrested on felony counts of incest and sodomy after having sex with a 12-year-old relative.

According The Grio, to he 23-year-old was reportedly caught in the act on Saturday around 5 a.m. allegedly having sex with the minor in the living room of his home in Columbus, Georgia. His wife, Chakeya Crawford walked in and said she saw her husband naked standing over the young girl, the Ledger-Enquirer reports.

In the morning, Chakeya took the 12-year-old to her mother and admitted that she was asleep when Justin Crawford accosted her and propositioned her for sex. The girl said she performed oral sex on Justin and then proceeded to have intercourse.

Justin later admitted to detectives that he did have sex with the child, but tossed the blame to her, saying it was the child’s idea.

He was ordered held with out bond and his case was referred to Muscogee Superior Court.

Crawford, a former West Virginia running back has signed as an undrafted free agent with the Atlanta Falcons in May, but was later cut by the team during the preseason.

After being released, he signed with the Alliance of American Football, the Atlanta Legends team specifically, but has since also been released following the news.