Police Release Reason For Tiger Woods' Arrest And The Details Are Not What You Think

May 31, 2017May 31, 2017

Police have recently released new details about the arrest of Tiger Woods.  Woods was arrested over the weekend at 3 a.m. for driving under the influence in Jupiter, Florida.

The professional golfer has now spoken out about the arrest and says alcohol wasn't to blame. Tiger also issued a statement about the arrest. He believes that the incident is simply the result of an unexpected reaction to prescription medication.

"I understand the severity of what I did and I take full responsibility for my actions. I want the public to know that alcohol was not involved. What happened was an unexpected reaction to prescribed medications. I didn’t realize the mix of medications had affected me so strongly," he wrote.

Police say they found Woods in his car and asleep. The first officer on scene reported seeing his car stopped at the intersection with both front tires flat.

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"I would like to apologize with all my heart to my family, friends and the fans. I expect more from myself too. I will do everything in my power to ensure this never happens again. I fully cooperated with law enforcement, and I would like to personally thank the representatives of the Jupiter Police Department and the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office for their professionalism," continued Tiger.

What do you think about this? Do you think it possibly could all be a big misunderstanding and accident?

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