Newspaper Reports Brittany, Lindsey Jackson Arrested

Former Bradley Stars Charged With Assault

Wednesday, May 19, 2010 - by special report to The Chattanoogan

ATHENS, Tenn. -- The Daily Post Athenian has reported that former Tennessee basketball standout Brittany Jackson and her sister, Lindsey, have been charged with assaulting a woman on the Tennessee Wesleyan College campus in Athens.

The newspaper reported the two sisters, who played at Bradley Central High School, were arrested Wednesday and charged with aggravated assault.

The Daily Post Athenian reported that an officer at the McMinn County Jail said the sisters were freed on bonds pending a Thursday court appearance.

The newspaper also reported that police records show that a man who called 911 has a child with Lindsey Jackson. Police said there is a "domestic" situation involved.

Brittany Jackson played for the Lady Vols from 2001-05 and has attempted to play in the WNBA on numerous occasions.

Lindsey Jackson finished her final season at Tennessee Wesleyan in March.



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