My Fox Houston is reporting Friday afternoon that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson “has been indicted in Montgomery County for reckless or negligent injury to a child.”

TMZ Sports reports exclusively:

Sources connected to Peterson tell us … the alleged victim is a male child from Minnesota who was visiting Adrian back in May at AP’s home in Texas.

We’re told the child returned home to his mother in Minn. who noticed injuries and took the child to a doctor. A short time later, the doctor contacted authorities in Texas to report Adrian.

Child Protective Services confirms they are working on a case involving Peterson and say the alleged victim is an 11-year-old boy.

Twitter is abuzz with talk that Peterson hit the boy, his son, with a switch.

Peterson tweeted this earlier in the day:




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