Lawson free on bond after arrest

Aug. 19, 2013 @ 11:24 PM

Court records show Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson has been arrested on suspicion of charges including harassment.

KUSA-TV in Denver reports that according to Arapahoe County sheriff's officials, Lawson and his girlfriend each face charges after a fight Saturday night.

The Denver Post reports Lawson, a former North Carolina star,  was arraigned Monday. He is free on bond.

Details of the arrest weren't immediately available Monday night.

The Nuggets were preparing a statement.

Lawson signed a four-year contract extension with the team last October. He averaged 16.7 points, 2.7 rebounds, 6.9 assists and 1.47 steals in 73 games last season.