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Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson indicted in child injury case

Adrian Peterson, the star NFL running back who has played for the Minnesota Vikings for the past eight years, has reportedly been indicted for reckless or negligent injury to a child in Montgomery County, Texas.

Child Protective Services confirmed to TMZ that they are working on a case involving Peterson and an 11-year-old-boy. The story is still developing; when contacted by Fox 26 Sports, Peterson's attorney Rusty Hardin declined comment. NFL Network's Ian Rapoport added a few more details:

Peterson didn't practice with his teammates yesterday, though the Vikings explained his absence as a "veteran's day."