Details in the early morning arrest of Georgia running back Isaiah Crowell are slowly starting to emerge. Crowell was arrested at approximately 2:20 a.m. Friday morning at a vehicle checkpoint. Crowell's car was apparently searched after an officer detected the odor of marijuana.
Further details from police: Officer smelled marijuana coming from Crowell's car, but upon search no marijuana was found.— Seth Emerson (@SethEmerson) June 29, 2012
Although no drugs were found during the search it did reveal a handgun with an altered serial number under the drivers seat.
However, according to police, a handgun was found below the driver's seat, with an altered serial number. Crowell was driving the car.— Seth Emerson (@SethEmerson) June 29, 2012
Crowell is facing immediate suspension from the University and as a repeat violator could be facing dismissal from the team. Neither the University nor Mark Richt has issued a statement as of yet.