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Former MLB Star Josh Hamilton Arrested On Troubling Charges

Josh Hamilton sits in the Texas Rangers dugout.

ARLINGTON, TX - AUGUST 14: Josh Hamilton #32 of the Texas Rangers looks on during the sixth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Global Life Park in Arlington on August 14, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Former Texas Rangers star John Hamilton turned himself in to police on Wednesday afternoon.

According to a report from the Dallas Morning News, the former MLB star turned himself in on a felony charge of injury to a child.

The injury reportedly occurred to his daughter, though further details are unknown at this point.

Here's more from the report:

Court records show that Hamilton, 38, a Keller resident, was booked and released in Tarrant County about 3:15 p.m. No details about the case were immediately available.

Family-court records show that Hamilton’s ex-wife, Katie Hamilton, had sought a protective order earlier this month on behalf of one of the couple’s three children.

Police set a $35,000 bond for the longtime Rangers outfielder.

Hamilton was the No. 1 overall pick by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 1999 MLB draft. However, injuries and drug use derailed his early career.

Hamilton was a five-time All-Star with the Rangers from 2008-12. He was the MVP of the American League when he led the league in batting in 2010.

Perhaps his best moment came in the Home Run Derby when he launched a record 28 home runs in the opening round.

Stay tuned for the latest on Hamilton and the developing situation moving forward.