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Philander Moore dismissed at Ole Miss after domestic violence arrest

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Ole Miss dismissed Philander Moore earlier today for a ‘violation of team rules’, and according to The Oxford Eagle, Moore was arrested late Saturday and charged with domestic violence simple assault.

Here’s the report from The Oxford Eagle on the incident:

According to Oxford police chief Joseph East, Oxford Police Department officers responded to a call of a disturbance at the Taylor Bend living complex at approximately 11 p.m. Saturday. Upon arrival, and after interviewing persons involved in the disturbance, Moore was arrested and charged with domestic violence simple assault and taken to the Lafayette County Detention Center.

Sunday, the rising senior was given an initial appearance by a judge, and Monday he was released on bond.

Moore came to Ole Miss after being named a freshman All-American at Blinn College as a return specialist.

Moore only caught four passes for 38 yards and one touchdown last season.

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