Former Alabama star Reuben Foster arrested in Tuscaloosa


Former Alabama star Reuben Foster arrested in Tuscaloosa

Former Alabama All-American and Butkus Award victor and current San Francisco 49er Reuben Foster was arrested in Tuscaloosa on Friday.

Foster's bail was set at $2,500 and he was still in the Tuscaloosa County jail as of 10 p.m. Friday night. It is a Class A misdemeanor where the person can not be in county jail for more than a year.

San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Reuben Foster (56) against the Los Angeles Rams during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017, in Los Angeles.

The former Crimson Tide linebacker has had prior issues, falling in the draft for various reasons. Last March, Foster was sent home from the NFL Draft Combine in Indianapolis after getting belligerent with a hospital worker during his routine physical.

He was the NFL's Defensive Rookie of the Month in November.