Ex-NFL running back Frank Gore is charged with simple assault after an alleged domestic violence incident with woman, 28, in Atlantic City at the end of last month
- Frank Gore has been charged with simple assault after alleged incident in July
- Alleged domestic violence incident with woman, 28, occurred in Atlantic City
- Gore retired from the NFL in June and has moved into the sport of boxing
Five-time Pro Bowl running back Frank Gore has been charged with simple assault following an alleged domestic violence incident with a 28-year-old woman.
The alleged incident took place at the end of last month when officers were called to a dispute in Atlantic City.
‘On July 31, 2022, at 8.11am, patrol units were dispatched to Tropicana Atlantic City for a report of a domestic violence dispute,’ an Atlantic City police department statement read.
‘Officers arrived to find the victim, a 28-year-old woman from Miami, Florida, speaking with hotel security.
‘The victim did not exhibit signs of injury and complaints were not filed at the time.
Five-time Pro Bowl running back Frank Gore (No. 25) has been charged with simple assault
‘However, an ensuing investigation resulted in Franklin Gore being charged with simple assault related to the domestic violence incident.
‘Gore was issued a summons pending a future court date.’
The 39-year-old played in the NFL for 16 seasons, starring for the San Francisco 49ers for the majority of his career.
The 39-year-old played in the NFL for 16 seasons, starring for the San Francisco 49ers
Gore retired from football in June and has moved into the world of boxing, fighting twice so far
Gore made history for the most number of appearances at running back at 241 in 2020 and recorded 16,000 rushing yards in a career that also took in the Indianapolis Colts, Miami Dolphins, Buffalo Bills and New York Jets.
He retired from the sport in June following a one-day deal with the 49ers and has moved into the world of boxing.
Gore faced former NBA player Deron Williams in an exhibition fight in December last year on the undercard of Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley.
The NFL man was beaten via a split decision at Amalie Arena in Tampa.
However, Gore was victorious in his first professional bout back in May, beating Yaya Olorunsola with a brutal knockout in the fourth round.
In February of 2014, former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and his then-fiancee (now wife) were arrested after an altercation at an Atlantic City casino.