Scottie Scheffler arrest video released by Louisville police


Scottie Scheffler, a North Texas native, was arrested earlier than the second spherical of final week’s PGA Championship in Louisville exterior of Valhalla Golf Membership.

That preliminary interplay is lacking from the video.

Scheffler faces 4 prices, together with a felony rely of assaulting an officer.

Within the pole digital camera video, Scheffler’s truck might be seen within the high left nook of the display. The car pulls ahead briefly and is rapidly stopped by officers. 

He was later transported to the hospital.

There isn’t a physique digital camera video of the arrest. 

“We perceive the seriousness of the failure to seize this interplay. That’s the reason our officer has obtained corrective motion,” stated Chief Jacquelyn Gwinn-Villaroel with Louisville Metro Police.


Sheffler’s legal professional, Steve Romines, believes the pole digital camera video backs up Sheffler’s declare that his arrest was a “large misunderstanding.”

“Our place is similar because it was final Friday. Scottie Scheffler did not do something mistaken. We’re not considering settling the case. We’ll both attempt it or it will be dismissed. It is. It is quite simple. All of the proof that continues to return out simply continues to assist what Scottie stated all alongside. This was a chaotic state of affairs and a miscommunication, and he did not do something mistaken,” stated Romines. 

He completed the spherical 2-over par, seven strokes behind the lead.

Scheffler's arraignment is about for June 3.