Police arrested a nightclub bouncer and charged him with assaulting New England Patriots wide receiver Hart Lee Dykes. William Earley, 35, who police said had a lengthy criminal record, was arrested at a Portsmouth house shortly before 10 p.m. after he called to give himself up, said Cpl. Bruce Roberts of the Portsmouth police.

Providence detective Maj. Milton Wilson said Earley was charged with one count of felony assault that carries up to 10 years in prison.