Blacksburg Police have arrested Virginia Tech football player Xavier Boyce and 20-year-old Olivia A. Hutchins on charges of child endangerment.
According to a release from Blacksburg Police Department, the two were arrested Thursday following an investigation into injuries sustained by their infant child on Jan. 31, 2011.
The pair were taken in on charges related to cruelty and injuries to their child.
Boyce and Hutchins were released on a $5,000 unsecured bond, and a court date is pending.
Boyce, a redshirt sophomore split end, missed four games during the 2010-2011 football season due to a knee injury.
Hutchins is listed on the East Carolina University athletics department website as a member of the school’s track and field team.
Both Boyce and Hutchins went to Landstown High School in Virginia Beach.