Vick Begins House Arrest
He'll work construction while living in his Va. home
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted May 21, 2009 8:08 AM CDT
A security guard wearing a shirt with the word "Support" and a photo of suspended NFL player Michael Vick moves traffic cones in front of Vick's home in Hampton, Va., after he arrived.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Michael Vick arrived at his Virginia home today after being released yesterday from federal prison. After 19 months in a Kansas lock-up, the suspended NFL player will spend the remaining two months of his sentence for financing a dogfighting operation under home confinement, wearing an electronic monitor and working a $10-an-hour job as a laborer for a construction company.