Lions LB Bates arrested in New York

Detroit Lions linebacker Trevor Bates was arrested in New York City early Saturday morning, the team has confirmed.Bates, 25, was arrested around 3 a.m. after refusing to pay a cab fare, according to the New York Post.He also allegedly punched a police sergeant while being processed at the precinct, the Post reports.He was then reportedly subdued and taken to Elmhurst Hospital Center for a psychiatric evaluation.The Lions released a statement on Saturday.