Las Vegas Raiders RELEASE troubled star Chandler Jones in the wake of his arrest for violating a protective order – on week in which he sparked fears for his mental health with rambling social media posts and live streams

The Las Vegas Raiders have released troubled defensive end Chandler Jones, a day after he was arrested in Las Vegas for violating a protective order.

Jones has endured a turbulent week that included him posting hundreds of times to social media, sharing conspiracy theories and bursting into tears on a live stream.

On Friday, the Raiders released a statement that they were ‘hopeful that Chandler Jones receives the care that he needs. He, his family, and all those involved are in our thoughts.’

Less than 24 hours later, the team have now released him, according to ESPN. 

More to follow. 

Chandler Jones was arrested late on Thursday night in Las Vegas, police records show

Sidelined Las Vegas Raiders star Chandler Jones has ignited concerns for his own mental health after posting a rambling, tearful, self-shot social media clip

Moments after laughing, Jones began crying upon remembering his late former teammate, Aaron Hernandez

Jones ignited concerns for his own mental health after posting a tearful social media clip