Jared Sullinger Apologizes Following Arrest for Domestic Violence

Once released from jail on $5,000 cash bail, Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger issued an apologetic statement Tuesday afternoon. Sullinger was charged with assaulting his girlfriend over the weekend. Per WEEI: “I voluntarily reported to the Waltham police this morning to respond to charges against me,” Sullinger said in the statement. “The experience was humbling and embarrassing for me. Yet I know that this situation has brought both sorrow and embarrassment to my girlfriend, my family, the Boston Celtics organization, my teammates, and my fans. To all of you, I apologize from the bottom of my heart. My lawyers have advised me not to discuss the case at this time. But I wanted to immediately and publicly apologize to everyone affected by this situation.”