Former Oakland Raiders EDGE Aldon Smith checks into rehab

SF Police searching for Aldon Smith following domestic violence incident | NBCS Bay Area - NBC Sports

San Francisco police said the victim had non-life-threatening injuries. "And I'm scared for his life with his addiction", Shawna McKnight told TMZ.com. Smith has been on the suspended list since November 2015 for violating the NFL's policy on substance abuse.

On the weekend of February 11, 2017, Smith's name appeared in a report taken by SFPD from a domestic-related investigation, according to TMZ Sports, but no arrests were made.

According to NBA Sports Bay Area, Smith was involved in an altercation on Saturday and fled the scene before police arrived and identified him as the suspect.

That came while police said they were searching for him after the incident. After being released by the 49ers in 2015, he signed with the Raiders and missed the final seven games of that season when the National Football League issued a one-year suspension. Smith, still technically a member of the Oakland Raiders, has been suspended since November 2015 due to a hit-and-run that took place in August 2015. He was later signed by Oakland - and is now still under contract with Raiders organization - but hasn't played since 2015.

Putin tells USA to send evidence of vote meddling
NBC's Megyn Kelly speaks with Vladimir Putin about his new missiles in an exclusive interview on Thursday. Asked if Putin is bluffing, Baron said there was more to be concerned about.

Dispatch goes on to report, "Caller saying Smith bit her wrists and climbed out her window..."

Since being selected in the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft, Smith has had many off the field troubles that saw him being arrested on several different occasions that included drunken driving, vandalism, and illegal possession of an assault rifle.

The Raiders, who signed Smith to a two-year contract extension that would not have paid him unless he was reinstated and played before the 2016 season, did not respond to calls for a comment.

Related:

Comments

Latest news

Billy Graham Laid to Rest in North Carolina Hometown
Graham, who preached to millions in person and through mass media televangelism, was being laid to rest at his Charlotte home. The pine casket lined with a mattress pad was made by prisoners at Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola.

Apple is making its own high-end noise-cancelling headphones
On the contrary, the headphones are expected to follow the footsteps of AirPod and will feature a similar set of features as well. There are also concerns that this new product could end up cannibalizing sales from the Beats brand that's also owned by Apple.

Turkey detains 12 Islamic State suspects, seeks 8 others
Embassy in Turkey announced that it has suspended operations on March 5 and 6 due to an unspecified security threat. An attack at a luxury Istanbul nightclub during New Year celebrations on January 1, 2017, killed 39 people.

NY state's Utica College on lockdown from 'real, credible threat'
Utica College in central NY sent messages on social media late Monday morning asking students to shelter in place. No shots have been fired and there have been no reported injuries, the school tweeted at around noon on Monday.

Ex-Netanyahu aide, businessman released and put under house arrest
Netanyahu has denied wrongdoing in all the graft probes, often saying, "There will be nothing because there is nothing". Further complicating the situation, Trump's point man, Jared Kushner, has lost his top secret security clearance.

SA Reacts To Worst Listeriosis Outbreak Yet
Tests were done and it was found that they had listeriosis. "Hortgro believes it is a relief that the source has been found". The company operates across South Africa, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Uganda and Zambia.

Qualcomm says Broadcom knew about CFIUS investigation
Once this all blows over, Qualcomm's shareholder meeting will be rescheduled to take place on or before the 6th of May. They were joined late Friday by five other members of Congress, led by Wisconsin Republican Mike Gallagher.

BJP, IPFT MLAs to meet on March 6 to elect leader
Mr Rio has been the state Chief Minister from 2003 to May 2014 when he had shifted to the central politics as a Parliamentarian. Along with support from JD (U) and an independent candidate, it reached the 31 mark to stake claim to form the next government.

Arsene Wenger: The fallout if he was sacked
Instead, Arsenal were repeatedly pushed back with Cech forced to save well from Gross before Dunk wastefully headed over the bar. And they would have been level if Koscielny's header had not come back off a post.

Moon's special envoys to visit Pyongyang from Mon.: Seoul
Apparently, the North Korean regime was able to avoid global sanctions by mining or stealing bitcoin, according to some experts. This photo, taken February 5, 2018, shows National Intelligence Service chief Suh Hoon visiting the National Assembly in Seoul .

Lydia Ko claims top 10 in Singapore
Her best finish on the LPGA are two tied-fifths at last year's Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia and Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic. Her sister Jessica won the LPGA event in Thailand last week . "I had some unfinished business here", Wie said.

Mudslide Reported in Southern California; Thousands Under Evacuation Orders
Evacuations were ordered for residents near three burn scars in Santa Barbara County, California, on Thursday afternoon. Three inches of rain fell from OR to Northern California, with reports of flooding in the San Francisco Bay area.

Dublin Airport Suspending ALL Flights Until Saturday
To find out if your flight is running on time go to Skyscanner's arrival and departure board, which is updated in real time. The budget airline has blamed the "weaker Glasgow market" and the high Air Passenger Duty rates for the cutes.

Blizzard teases Diablo 3 coming to the Nintendo Switch
Blizzard , however, denied any connection between the tweet and the launch of the last Diablo game on the hybrid console. Judging by the excitement the tweet raised on social media, the answer is.well, let's just quote one of Blizzard's fans.

Liverpool 2-0 Newcastle
It has not been a classic Premier League weekend so far this one, and the game at Anfield is going the same way. Bagging only one win in their last five outings - taking down second place Manchester United at St.

Other news