Originally written on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 11/13/14
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Safety Patrick Onwuasor has been removed from Arizona's football roster after being charged with four felonies, three drug related. The charges include possession of a narcotic drug for sale, possession of marijuana for sale, possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony drug offense and possession of narcotics paraphernalia, according to the a news release from the City of Tucson. We are aware of the situation with Patrick Onwuasor, Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez said in a statement. He has been removed from the program. It was the only statement or comment made through the University of Arizona. The news comes just three days before UA and Pac-12 Conference teams meet in Los Angeles for the annual media day. Onwuasor was arraigned on Monday after an investigation into a home invasion in April. Onwuasor, from Inglewood, Calif, had 36 tackles last season and was expected to compete for a starting spot this season.
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