Julian Edelman charged with indecent assault

Patriots receiver Julian Edelman will appear in Boston Municipal Court today to be arraigned on charges of indecent assault and battery on a woman following an incident at a Boston nightclub early this morning.

Details and updates are being posted in Boston.com’s MetroDesk blog.

Boston police spokeswoman Elaine Driscoll said officers were called to the Storyville nightclub on Exeter Street in the Back Bay around 1:30 a.m. today to investigate reports of an assault.

After speaking with the female victim, Edelman was arrested on a single count of indecent assault and battery, Driscoll said. Edelman was taken into custody but later posted bail and was released by police.

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