According to a police report obtained by ESPN's Rich Cimini, a car Anderson was driving was clocked as 105 mph in a 45 mph zone, and he also ran multiple red lights. After he was pulled over, Anderson apparently threatened to sexually assault the officer's wife.
More details emerge from Robby Anderson arrest. He was clocked at 105 mph in a 45 mph zone and ran multiple red lights. In the police car, he threatened to sexually assault the officer's wife, per police records. #Jets— Rich Cimini (@RichCimini) January 19, 2018
The arrest happened in Sunrise, Fla. and the nine charges he faces are: resisting an officer/obstruction without violence; harm to a public servant or family; fleeing/eluding while lights/siren active; reckless driving; failure to drive in a single lane; two counts of disobeying/avoiding a red light; speeding; and turning without a signal.
The Jets are aware of the arrest, per Cimini.
Statement from the Jets on the Robby Anderson arrest: "We are aware of the situation. This is a pending legal matter and we will have no further comment." #Jets— Rich Cimini (@RichCimini) January 19, 2018
Anderson had a breakout sophomore season in 2017, posting team-highs in receiving yards (941) and receiving touchdowns (7). He was signed by New York as an undrafted free agent out of Temple.
Anderson was also arrested on a felony charge of resisting arrest with violence and obstruction of police last year after an altercation at a concert in Miami. He is set to appear in court for a trial hearing in March.