Northwestern defensive end Xavier Washington has been suspended indefinitely from the football team after being arrested Sunday, a University spokesman said in a statement.
Washington was arrested in connection with possession of a controlled substance early Sunday morning near the intersection of Brown Avenue and Simpson Street, Evanston police Cmdr. Joseph Dugan said.
Source: The Daily Northwestern : Football player Xavier Washington suspended from team after being charged with possession of a controlled substance
TAMPA — USF junior defensive end LaDarrius Jackson was arrested Monday night on charges of sexual battery and false imprisonment of another student at an on-campus residential hall.
Jackson, 22, was arrested by USF police around 10:30 p.m. at the USF police station, jail records show.
Source: USF football player LaDarrius Jackson arrested on sexual battery charge | Tampa Bay Times
LOGAN — Police have arrested two more Utah State football players in connection with a string of burglaries late last year.
Kevin Meitzenheimer and Dayshawn Littleton were booked into the Cache County Jail Monday afternoon. Both 19-year-old men are suspected of witness tampering and obstructing justice. Meitzenheimer is also suspected of aggravated assault and failing to give his name to officers.
Source: 2 more USU football players arrested in connection with burglaries – CacheValleyDaily.com : Local News
Three USC football players are accused of assaulting a man in a Five Points bar early Saturday, according to police.
Source: USC football players Deebo Samuel, Skai Moore, Jalen Dread accused in Five Points bar assault | The State
Georgia running back Elijah Holyfield was arrested early Monday morning on charges of possession of marijuana (less than an ouce) and possession of marijuana-related objects according to the Athens Clarke-County jail logs. Both charges are classified as misdemeanors.
The sophomore from Atlanta was booked into the jail around 3:19 a.m. and was released on bond a short time later at 4:08 a.m.
Source: UGA RB arrested on marijuana-related charges
BATON ROUGE – LSU offensive lineman Adrian Magee was arrested for burglary shortly after the university announced his suspension from the football team Wednesday.
Source: LSU offensive lineman arrested, suspended from team
UL football coach Mark Hudspeth and athletic director Bryan Maggard both apologized Wednesday for 13 football players at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette who were charged with criminal conspiracy to commit felony theft, as new details emerged in the case:
- Among the items allegedly stolen from another student’s Huger Hall dorm room, according to a property list report obtained from the ULPD, were: One Xbox game system, the Xbox games “Grand Theft Auto V” and “Metal Gear,” an LG-brand TV, a gold chain, an Aeropostale-brand watch, three pairs of Jordan shoes, two pairs of Adidas shoes, a Nike backpack, four pairs of boxers, eight-and-a-half pairs of socks, three coats, three dollar bills, a Ragin’ Cajuns hat, one ski cap, one pair of jeans, one belt, a training speed ladder, a toenail clipper and one bottle of hair lotion.
Source: Hudspeth, Maggard respond to 13 UL football players’ felony charges
A Middle Tennessee State University football player is charged with animal cruelty after he was seen hitting a puppy in a Snapchat video. According to Murfreesboro Police, 21-year-old Shalom A Alvarez faces animal cruelty charges.
Source: Former MTSU football player charged after beating puppy | WZTV
Two current and one former West-Orange Stark High School football players are among four men being sought as suspects in the Spring Break beating of an Orange County man.
Warrants for felony aggravated assault have been issued for Morris Joseph, 18, Rufus Joseph, 18, Deionte Thompson, 20 and Daletredricc Wolfford, 21, according to Major Douglas Hudson of the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office.
Morris Joseph and Rufus Joseph played for West-Orange-Stark this past year and Thompson played for the school through 2014.
Thompson is currently a red shirt freshman on the University of Alabama football team according to the team’s online roster.
Source: Current, former WO-S HS football players among four sought in relation to spring break beach brawl | 12NewsNow.com
Two MTSU students were arrested Thursday at approximately 7:30 p.m. for evading and resisting arrest, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a schedule VI narcotic at Raiders Ridge Apartments in Murfreesboro.
An officer was conducting a courtesy room check at the apartment complex and spotted the two students, Jaidarius Temple and Justin Akins, both age 21, sitting in a red Toyota Camry. Akins was sitting in the passenger seat when he placed a large clear bag filled with a green substance into his pants. When the officer went to speak with the two students, Temple sped away in an attempt to exit the complex but was blocked by two other officers in the parking lot.
Source: MTSU students arrested for evading police, possession of drugs | Sidelines