Reuben Foster charged with multiple felonies including domestic violence

by Clinton Ho | Washington Correspondent | Thu, Apr 12th 1:17pm EDT

Reuben Foster has officially been charged by the Santa Clara District Attorneys office in connection with his February arrest. He faces charges of domestic violence, forcefully attempting to prevent a victim from reporting a crime, and possession of an assault weapon, all of which are felonies. He also has been charged with misdemeanor possession of a large-capacity weapon magazine. If convicted, he could face more than 11 years in prison. (Santa Clara District Attorney)

Fantasy Impact:

The 49ers had been waiting on further action from the DA's office, and with this move, it's hard to envision the team being able to continue standing behind their linebacker. Character concerns were already an issue coming out of last year's draft, and with his latest incidents after just one offseason, his career may be in jeopardy.

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