Kentucky Suspends Linebacker Ridge Wilson After Drug Arrest

Monday February 27th, 2012

University of Kentucky linebacker, Ridge Wilson was suspended from the team after being arrested for felony drug charges over the weekend, according to

Wilson was charged with “trafficking in a controlled substance,” early Sunday morning after police found Wilson laying down in the driver’s seat of his car, which was pulled over on the side of the road. reports that police say Wilson was nervous when he spoke with officers. When he granted them permission to search his car, the officers on the scene reportedly found  a bag of Xanax in a pair of jeans in the back seat, they also found nearly $2,000 in the jeans he was wearing.

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