OSU Football Star Arrested

By: WSAZ NewsChannel 3
By: WSAZ NewsChannel 3


Columbus Ohio police have charged former Ohio State football star Maurice Clarett with carrying a concealed weapon and a traffic violation.
Clarett was arrested early this morning after a chase. Police say officers discovered a loaded rifle and three loaded handguns in the front of his vehicle.
olice say they pursued Clarett after he made an illegal U-turn and wouldn't stop when officers tried to pull him over. Sergeant Michael Woods says more charges could be filed.
The complaint police have filed says Clarett had a nine milimeter handgun under his legs in the driver's seat of his S-U-V.
Police say Clarett will be held in jail at least until an arraignment Thursday morning, unless his attorneys can work something out.


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