Found August 22, 2013 on Sports Blog Talk:
Former Atlanta Braves player Otis Nixon was indicted on drug charges in Cherokee County, Georgia.  Nixon was arrested in May during a traffic stop, when the police found crack cocaine and a pipe. Nixon was official arrested on “possession of cocaine and possession of a drug-related object.”  That is the terminology the police used.  He was released on a $11,800 bond a few days after the arrest. Police records show that Nixon was indicted on August 13. The 54-year old Nixon threw his son under the bus when he was arrested, saying that the pipe and crack found in his care belonged to his son.  Probably not a fun Father’s day in the Nixon household this past June. Police records say that Nixon’s red Dodge pick-up was traveling on a highway north of Atlanta in an erratic manner when he was stopped.  Surprisingly, he didn’t blame that on his son, too. Nixon had cocaine problems while playing with the Braves, so his arrest and subsequent arrest are no surprise..  The big surprise is that ...
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