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According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schröder was arrested and charged with misdemeanor battery on Thursday:

The Hawks released a brief statement:

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We’ll update this post as more information becomes available.

Update (5:01 p.m. ET): According to TMZ, Schröder was arrested for his involvement in a fight outside of a hookah bar in Atlanta. From the report:

Cops say they have surveillance video showing the 24-year-old shoving the victim ‚ÄĒ before DS‚Äôs friends began unloading punches and kicks.

The victim was hospitalized for non-life threatening injuries.