Posts Tagged Drug-related crime

Police file charges against Steelers Bell, Blount

From left are Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell, in a July 30, 2014, file photo, and Steelers' LeGarrette Blount, in a Sept. 10, 2013, file photo, when he was with the New England Patriots. Police have filed marijuana possession charges against Bell and Blount following a traffic stop. Police in the Pittsburgh suburb of Ross Township say a motorcycle officer pulled over Bell’s Chevrolet Camaro when he smelled marijuana coming from it about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/File)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount told police they “pitched in” to buy a bag of marijuana with a female friend shortly before they were pulled over — and Bell acknowledged smoking some, though he told the officer who pulled them over he felt OK to drive, police said in court papers.

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Colts owner’s trial on DWI charges postponed

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay’s trial on two misdemeanor charges stemming from a March traffic stop has been postponed for two months.

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Steelers’ Bell, Blount set to face pot charges

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount will be charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon.

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Jackie Chan expresses shame over son’s drug arrest

In this June 14, 2010 file photo Hong Kong actor Jaycee Chan attends a premiere of his new film " Break Up Club " in Hong Kong. Action star Jackie Chan said he's ashamed and saddened over his son's arrest on drug charges and has apologized to the public. In a microblog posting Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, Chan said his actor son Jaycee Chan would have to face the consequences of his actions, but promised that the two would face the future together.(AP Photo/Vincent Yu, File)

BEIJING (AP) — Jackie Chan apologized to the public Wednesday over his son’s detention on drug charges in Beijing, saying he’s ashamed and saddened.

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Colts’ Irsay seeks delay of trial on DWI charges

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay wants to delay his trial on two misdemeanor charges stemming from a March traffic stop.

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