Arizona Cardinals defensive end Darius Philon was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after allegedly threatening to shoot a women outside a strip club in Phoenix and taken to the Maricopa County Jail Friday morning.
According to TMZ Sports:
The alleged victim told cops that Philon requested she and another female companion accompany him out to his vehicle where he kept his money. While at his white BMW, Darius allegedly grabbed a black handgun and pointed it at the alleged victims chest … while saying “which one of you wants a bullet?”
Darius allegedly lowered the weapon … before again allegedly pointing it at the woman. The alleged victim told cops she retreated to the club … and Philon drove away, according to the report.
Philon signed a 2-year, $10 million contract with the Cardinals this past offseason.
The 6-1, 286lbs defensive end was the 2015 fifth round draft pick of the Los Angeles Chargers and is coming off a season where he tallied 33 total tackles, four sacks and one forced fumble in 2018.