The UNC football player accused of rape has turned himself in

Allen Artis was served with warrants for sexual battery and assault

UNC football player Allen Artis turned himself in to authorities this morning in connection with the alleged rape of UNC sophomore Delaney Robinson.

ABC11 reports Allen Anthony Artis was served warrants for sexual battery and assault on a female when he turned himself in this morning. He was accompanied by his attorney and was released on a $5,000 unsecured bond.

He is scheduled to appear in court Thursday morning.

Artis is a linebacker on UNC’s football team and was suspended from the team on Tuesday following a press conference held by Robinson to talk about the alleged rape in February of this year.

More to follow.