COLLEGE STATION, Texas — A lead Aggie football player is in custody for multiple charges, including driving while intoxicated, officials said.
As first reported by the Houston Chronicle, Texas A&M receiver Ainias Smith was arrested this morning by university police on the following charges:
- Driving while intoxicated
- Unlawful carrying of a weapon
- Possessing fewer than two ounces of marijuana
Around 2 a.m. this morning, Smith was pulled over for speeding on University Drive near the Northgate bar district, according to the probable cause statement.
Police said Smith was driving while intoxicated.
A further investigation into Smith's vehicle revealed a "rolled joint of marijuana" and a "full" handgun, police added.
No official statement has been released by the Texas A&M Football Department regarding his arrest.