first_imgRobbie Vagliohttps://www.tcu360.com/author/robbie-vaglio/ Twitter Facebook Facebook World Oceans Day shines spotlight on marine plastic pollution Twitter Robbie Vaglio Previous articleHoroscope: October 22, 2018Next article$800 million bond looks to expand JPS medical and behavioral health facilities Robbie Vaglio RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Linkedin + posts printTurpin’s 99-yard return touchdown against Oklahoma was his career long. Photo by Cristian ArguetaSoto.Update: This is not the first time wide receiver KaVontae Turpin has been arrested on a charge of assault on a family member.New Mexico has an active bench warrant out for Turpin, who failed to appear in court earlier this year, the Las Cruces Magistrate Court confirmed Monday.KaVontae Turpin was previously arrested in March for assault on a family member. Image courtesy of Las Cruces Magistrate Court.Turpin was arrested March 15 in Las Cruces, New Mexico and charged with battery of a household member, criminal damage to a household property under $1000 and interference with communications, according to the arrest affidavit. Turpin pleaded not guilty to battery charges and household property damage.Battery against a household member consists of the unlawful application of force when it is done in a rude, insolent or angry manner.Judge Joel Cano issued the bench warrant July 17 after Turpin failed to appear at a pre-trial hearing. If convicted, Turpin faces up to six months in prison.Turpin suspended for Kansas game following Sunday’s arrest for assault of family member10/22: Turpin has been suspended from the team after being arrested Sunday in Fort Worth on a charge of assault bodily injury involving a family member, according to Tarrant County jail records.Update: By Texas law, ongoing romantic relationships can fall under the “family member” category, which is how it was demoted on the Tarrant County Jail Report.Turpin was released from the Tarrant County Jail Monday on a $1,000 bond.“He’s suspended,” said head coach Gary Patterson. “My track record usually speaks for itself. At this point in time, he knows how that all goes, all of them do.”Turpin will not play Saturday against Kansas.“We have a player policy down here and we’ve always made sure we do the right thing,” Patterson said.The university said they are continuing to gather information to determine Turpin’s fate. Turpin may also face a charge of violating the University Code of Student Conduct separate from legal charges.“TCU expects its students to behave in an ethical manner, abide by campus policies and adhere to state and federal law,” the university said in a statement.Turpin holds the TCU record for most special teams touchdowns with six.Turpin escapes an OU defender to return a kickoff for a touchdown. Photo by Cristian ArguetaSoto.This season, Turpin has almost 1,000 all-purpose yards. He is second in the team in receptions (29), receiving yards (410), and receiving touchdowns (three) behind teammate Jalen Reagor.In Saturday’s 52-27 loss to Oklahoma, Turpin had 5 receptions for 62 yards and a touchdown to go along with a career-best 99-yard kickoff return touchdown that scored the Frogs’ first points of the gameThis story will continue to be updated as more information is made available to TCU 360.  Linkedin What to watch during quarantine Robbie Vagliohttps://www.tcu360.com/author/robbie-vaglio/ Two students joined harassment and discrimination lawsuit against TCU I am the executive editor of TCU 360 from Raleigh, North Carolina. If you walk by my desk in the newsroom you’ll immediately know I’m Post Malone’s biggest fan. I’m always looking for a good story to tell! If you have any story ideas, feel free to reach out! Go Panthers! Snow temporarily stepping down as honors dean TCU wants ex-professor’s discrimination suit dismissed ReddIt TCU places second in the National Student Advertising Competition, the highest in school history The College of Science and Engineering Dean, Phil Hartman, retires after 40 consecutive years ReddIt Turpin’s 99-yard return touchdown against Oklahoma was his career long. Photo by Cristian ArguetaSoto. Robbie Vagliohttps://www.tcu360.com/author/robbie-vaglio/ Robbie Vagliohttps://www.tcu360.com/author/robbie-vaglio/last_img read more