Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 6/13/13
Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle and five-time Pro Bowler Jason Peters was arrested in Monroe, Louisiana early Wednesday morning after reportedly drag racing and resisting a police officer by flight, reported NFL.com. According to the arrest affidavit, Deputy L. Deal observed a white Camaro and blue sedan at the red light of U.S. 165 North and Central Street around 4:45 a.m. The officer observed the two cars at a stop light before they took off in a way that made him believe they were racing. The cop tried to pull over both cars, but while one pulled over, the car Peters was driving took off. The Camaro that Peters was driving hit speeds of up to 100 miles per hour before finally pulling over in the parking lot of a shopping complex. Peters was asked to exit the vehicle, which he did. He was then cuffed, arrested, and taken to the station where he was booked, according to NFL.com. "We are aware of the reports that Jason Peters was arrested this morning i...
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