DARTMOUTH, Mass. (WPRI) — Andrew Booker, the inmate involved in a fight with former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez last month, has been released from the Bristol County House of Correction in Dartmouth.
Booker was freed Saturday after posting $7,500 bail. He was being held on drug and gun charges.
The Bristol County Sheriff has filed a criminal complaint against Hernandez in connection with the altercation, seeking to charge Hernandez with simple assault and battery.
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Meanwhile, Hernandez has been held on murder and weapons charges in the death of 27-year-old Odin Lloyd since last summer. He’s pleaded not guilty to those charges.