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Razorbacks dismiss Fairchild following arrest on misdemeanor charges

Updated: June 11, 2008, 5:21 PM ET
Associated Press

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Freddie Fairchild, the Arkansas linebacker arrested in March on misdemeanor charges of battery and false imprisonment, has been dismissed from the football team, coach Bobby Petrino said Wednesday.

Petrino suspended Fairchild the day after his March 24 arrest by Fayetteville police following a report by a woman that he had attacked her.

"Freddie Fairchild has been dismissed from our football team," Petrino said in a statement. "Since his suspension last March, ...

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