Alabama OL Lester Cotton Arrested For Drug Possession

Alabama Crimson Tide offensive lineman Lester Cotton was reportedly arrested prior to the weekend.

According to a report from Kelvin Reynolds of WBRC Fox 6 News, the Tuscaloosa Police Department arrested Cotton on Friday on a drug possession charge.

Cotton was ultimately charged with possession of marijuana II and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Cotton was charged for Poss of Marijuana II and Poss of Drug Paraphernalia, processed and released on bond.

— Kelvin Reynolds (@Fox6Kelvin) February 13, 2017

As you would expect, police “smelled the odor of marijuana emitting from inside the vehicle.”

The officer "smelled the odor of marijuana emitting from inside the vehicle."

— Kelvin Reynolds (@Fox6Kelvin) February 13, 2017

Cotton was Alabama’s starting right guard last season, so hopefully he can avoid any off-field punishment.

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