SANTA CLARA (CBS SF) — Just hours after his arrest on a felony domestic violence charge, San Francisco 49ers tweeted Friday that they had released starting cornerback Tramaine Brock.

According to Santa Clara Police police, officers responded to domestic violence call at 9:35 p.m. Thursday and found a Brock’s girlfriend with visible injuries.

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Tramaine Brock (Santa Clara Police Department)

He was taken into custody and booked into Santa Clara County Jail on a felony domestic violence charge.

Brock started all 16 games for the 49ers during the 2016 regular season. He had 49 tackles, 10 of which were solo, one interception and defended
14 pass attempts.

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The eight-year veteran graduated from Belhaven University and was signed as an undrafted free agent by the 49ers in 2010.