The charges carry a $2,750 total bond.
King, 19, was booked in the jail at 5:55 a.m. He was released at 7:04 a.m. on a $500 bond, jail records show.
This is the third time this week a UGA football player has been arrested.
Cornerback Jordan Love was arrested Monday night on obstruction of a law enforcement officer, a misdemeanor. UGA Police Chief Jimmy Williamson told the AJC Tuesday that the arrest now appears to have stemmed from a "breakdown in communications."
Jackson's name was tied to an alleged attack on a married couple in an Athens taxi in April. Jackson, who told the AJC at the time that he could not speak about the incident while it was under investigation, said he was the "peacemaker" and tried to calm the situation.
Evans was arrested last Wednesday after a trooper stopped Evans late Wednesday night on Piedmont Road at Chastain Drive in Buckhead.
Evans resigned Monday morning.
UGA President Michael Adams named Frank Crumley interim athletics director the following day.