Lawrence Taylor’s Wife Arrested For Domestic Violence


PEMBROKE PINES, FL – Talk about a violent family…

The wife of former New York Giant and NFL all-time great Lawrence Taylor was arrested Friday under a domestic violence charge. According to police, the 42-year-old Lynette Taylor was threw an object that hit her husband in the head, causing a 3-inch cut.

A Pembroke Pines police report released Friday says 42-year-old Lynette Taylor admitted throwing the unidentified object at their home in South Florida but resisted being placed into custody by police.

Lynette Taylor is charged with battery and resisting an officer without violence, both misdemeanors. The report says Lawrence Taylor does not want to prosecute his wife. An attorney for Lynette Taylor was not listed in court or jail records.


Lawrence Taylor, known as LT, played his entire Hall of Fame career with the Giants from 1981 to ’93, winning two Super Bowls with the team.