Originally posted on Busted Coverage  |  Last updated 4/2/12

Need more proof Ryan Leaf is a pill-popping junkie with an Oxy addiction? The guy was arrested Friday on drug, theft & burglary charges. Guess who was arrested yesterday on nearly identical charges? Yep, the former #1 draft pick of the San Diego Chargers. He posted bail on the first charge and went hunting for some pills, according to police. At least he’s in jail today awaiting a court appearance. 

According to the AP:

Central Montana Drug Force Commander Chris Hickman says Leaf was arrested early Monday in Great Falls and is facing charges of burglary, theft and two counts of criminal possession of dangerous drugs. He also is being detained on a probation violation.

Hickman says the new charges stem from a burglary on Sunday – two days after Leaf was arrested and charged with burglarizing an acquaintance’s home for prescription painkillers.

Guess this means all the Ryan Leaf redemption talk was premature.

[AP]


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