Adrian Peterson Gets Community Service In Child Abuse Case
Adrian Peterson was sentenced to probation in the child abuse case that raised questions around parenting and corporal punishment. Peterson was given 80 days of community service after a judge accepted his no contest plea deal and reduced his former felony child abuse charge to misdemeanor domestic violence. He was also charged a $4,000 fine.
“I want to say I truly regret this incident. I take full responsibility for my actions. I love my son, more than anyone of you could even imagine” he said following the court appearance.