Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones Drew has been charged with battery after allegedly KO’ing a security guard at the Conch House in St. Augustine, FL … TMZ has learned.
According to the police report obtained by TMZ, MJD is accused of striking the secruity guard with a closed fist on the guard’s left cheek, knocking him out.
According to cops, the punch was intentional.
The incident went down during “Reggae Sundays” at the the Conch House restaurant on May 26.
According to the police report, witnesses say … MJD’s buddy was told by security to stop touching a young female. The buddy allegedly put his hands on the security guard’s chest … and a melee ensued.
The security guard reportedly put MJD’s friend in a headlock to stop the fight … and that’s when MJD stepped in and clocked the security guard.
After the incident, the security guard spoke with police — and cops noted that the guy’s jaw was “swollen a great deal and had a large lump on his jaw bone.”