Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson was arrested Friday night or early Saturday morning in Hennepin County on suspicion of DWI.

According to the jail roster from the Hennepin County Sheriff's Department, Simpson was booked into jail at 5:39 a.m. Saturday.

On Saturday morning, the Vikings released a brief statement, saying the team "was aware of the matter involving Jerome Simpson" and is "continuing to gather information and will have further comment at the appropriate time."