Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 11/15/13
Atlanta Falcons running back Jason Snelling was arrested early Friday morning and charged with possession of marijuana and various traffic charges, the Barrow County News reports. The arresting officer said he pulled Snelling over at 3:35 a.m. after noticing that he couldn’t stay in his lane.  As the officer approached the vehicle, he could sense a “strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle.” Photo Credit: AtlantaFalcons.com Snelling then admitted that he had been smoking marijuana earlier in the evening at a friend’s house. “I asked Mr. Snelling if there was any other marijuana in the vehicle, and he told me that there was a grinder in the center console of the vehicle and that it had a little bit of marijuana left in it,” the arresting officer wrote in his report. “I searched the vehicle and located a metal grinder where Mr. Snelling had said it was.” While the vehicle was being searched, the officer noticed Snelling was swallowing repeatedly, so he asked the 5-11, 234-poun...
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