FSU RB Charged With Domestic Violence By Strangulation; Dismissed From Team
This is definitely not a good look for Florida State as their running back Mario Pender was arrested on Saturday, charged with domestic violence by strangulation & resisting an officer.
The university has released a statement, and the football team has released him as well.
#FSU has dismissed RB Mario Pender following today’s arrest.
— Matt Baker (@MBakerTBTimes) May 8, 2016
“Florida State Athletics announced today that Mario Pender has been permanently dismissed from the football team following his arrest earlier in the day. The Athletics Department will have no further comment at this time.”
His bond was set at $500.