Report: Johnny Manziel indicted, news conference Monday - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Report: Johnny Manziel indicted, news conference Monday

Cleveland Browns former quarterback Johnny Manziel. (Source: WOIO) Cleveland Browns former quarterback Johnny Manziel. (Source: WOIO)
Johnny Manziel and ex-girlfriend, Colleen Crowley. He's accused of hitting her so hard on January 30, 2016, she lost hearing in one of her ears. The case is currently being heard by a grand jury. (Source: Facebook) Johnny Manziel and ex-girlfriend, Colleen Crowley. He's accused of hitting her so hard on January 30, 2016, she lost hearing in one of her ears. The case is currently being heard by a grand jury. (Source: Facebook)
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Quarterback Johnny Manziel was indicted Friday. Officials will make the announcement Monday at a news conference.

CBS affiliate, KRLD Radio confirmed the indictment with the District Attorney's office in Dallas County Sunday evening. 

Manziel was indicted on a misdemeanor charge of assault with bodily injury.

The 23-year-old former Cleveland Browns quarterback is accused of hitting his ex-girlfriend Colleen Crowley in her ear so hard that she lost her hearing.

The incident allegedly happened during a fight in late January at the ZaZa Hotel in Dallas. 

He could get up to one year in jail and a $4,000 fine. 

Manziel was cut by the Browns last month. 

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