Former NY Jets Running Back Zac Stacy Nabbed in Florida
After fleeing the sunshine state, former New York Jets running back Zac Stacy has been captured by police in Florida by the Orlando Police on Thursday night. According to the New York Post, Stacy is being held without bail. On Thursday morning, according to reports by New York Daily News reporter Dennis Young, "Zac Stacy, a former Jets running back, violently assaulted his ex-girlfriend on Saturday, punching her in the head and then throwing her against a television and their son’s chair. The woman said Stacy was visiting her and their five-month-old son, who can be seen in the video."
Young's article on nydailynews.com said, "The extremely graphic video was published by TMZ on Wednesday night. Stacy left Florida after cops were called and is now on the run, Oakland, Fla., police say. In a video published Thursday, the woman said “I don’t know why his friends are hiding him.”
The NY Daily News reporter continued "Stacy’s ex-girlfriend filed for a restraining order against him on Monday, citing the attack, according to TMZ. “He punched me several times in the head! I begged him to stop because the baby was on the couch just a few feet from where he punched me,” she wrote, describing the events seen in the video. The woman apparently avoided any major injuries from the attack."