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Suspended Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith involved in domestic violence incident

Suspended Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith involved in domestic violence incident

Although Smith is a member of the Raiders organization, he is now out of the league, listed under the reserve/suspended section on the Raiders roster. San Francisco police said Sunday that Smith fled a San Francisco home at about 8:30 p.m. Saturday after someone called the police to report a domestic violence incident.

San Francisco police are looking for Oakland Raiders linebacker Aldon Smith for his role in a domestic violence incident on Saturday night, according to NBC Bay Area. They are trying to get in touch with Smith in order to talk to him about what happened.

Smith, 28, left the scene before officers arrived, police said.

After some promising early seasons with the San Francisco 49ers, Smith's career has been marred by suspensions.

"Smith is now banished from the NFL as a repeat offender of the league's substance abuse program", Bair wrote.

The Raiders signed him in 2015 and he played nine games for them until the National Football League suspended him for substance abuse violations.

At some point, Smith's suspension was made indefinite until he resolved his court case from his 2015 incident. He was sentenced to 20 days in jail. Now, she is reportedly the victim in a domestic violence claim against him.

Smith was never reinstated by the NFL.

Also in February 2017, the 49ers filed a lawsuit to recoup signing-bonus money due to Smith's missing nine games in 2014 while suspended for violating the NFL's drug policy. "[NFL Commissioner Roger] Goodell has not reviewed that application, which stipulates he remain in good standing with the substance abuse policy".

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