CCSU basketball player arrested on assault charges
Kyle Vinales, a senior guard on the Central Connecticut State University basketball team, was arrested after getting into an altercation with his girlfriend.
In the police report the woman accuses Vinales of hitting her in the head before getting out of her car on Ella Grasso Boulevard Friday night around 11:30.
The school is aware of the incident, and Vinales is not currently participating in basketball activities. His long-term status on the team is not yet known.
He was charged with assault and disorderly conduct, and was released on a promise to appear in court Dec. 5.