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Draymond Green arrested for assault in East Lansing

Updated: The altercation was early Sunday morning with MSU DB Jermaine Edmonson.

Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

Update 3:37PM: According to multiple sources, the man that Draymond Green Slapped was Michigan State DB Jermaine Edmonson.

According to MLive's Tony Garcia, Edmonson is planning on dropping all charges.

First reported by, former Michigan State Spartans star Draymond Green was arrested for assault Sunday in East Lansing.

The arrest happened at 2:28 am with a court date for Green set for July 20th.

According to court records, Green was released after paying his $200 bond in cash.

Green has 10 days to return to East Lansing and be arraigned on the charge in the city's attorney office.

Per Zach Frydenlund of Complex Music, there were no injuries:

Green had been set to represent the United States in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The NBA will likely conduct an investigation into the incident as well.

Green was suspended for one game in the NBA Finals for hitting LeBron James in the groin. He was previously fined after appearing to make contact with Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams.

The Golden State Warriors issued a statement on Green's situation immediately in the aftermath:

"We are aware of news involving Draymond Green in Michigan over the weekend. At this point, we are collecting information and will have no further comment until we have a better understanding of the situation."

We'll have more on this story as it develops.