ATLANTA (AP) _ Authorities said Jacksonville Jaguars defensive
back Amhad Carroll was arrested on weapon and drug charges early
today on suspicion of being involved in a disturbance with a
Officer James Polite, a spokesman for the Atlanta Police
Department, said the 23-year-old Carroll was questioned by police
after he was pointed out as someone involved during a disturbance
at an Atlanta restaurant.
Polite said Carroll acknowledged to police that was carrying a 9
m-m pistol, searched his car and found eleven pink tablets that
were believed to be ecstasy. He was arrested and charged with
carrying a weapon without a license, possession of drugs and
possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.
Carroll, an Atlanta native, was released on a
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