UPDATE: Mississippi State baseball player suspended indefinitely

Mississippi State baseball player Luke Hancock has been arrested on a domestic violence charge, the Starkville Daily News reports.

Posted: Sep. 3, 2018 8:10 AM
Updated: Sep. 4, 2018 10:38 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Mississippi State baseball player Luke Hancock, 19, has been arrested on a domestic violence charge, the Starkville Daily News reports. He was arrested Saturday by Starkville police.

The freshman catcher has been suspended indefinitely from the baseball team, according to a statement the university released that Starkville Daily News reported.

He has since bonded out of jail, the paper reports.

According to records from a complaint filed with police that was provided by an open records request, Hancock was arrested after he was accused of grabbing a female, pushing her from behind and hitting her on the back of the head.

The complaint does not say whom the victim is or what Hancock's relationship is with her.

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