Found September 13, 2013 on NFL Draft Diamonds:
PLAYERS: Charles Rogers
TEAMS: Detroit Lions
A judge has issued an arrest warrant for Charles Rogers after the former Detroit Lions wide receiver failed to appear at a pretrial hearing. A Saginaw District Judge issued the bench warrant earlier this week. The former second pick in the draft faces five misdemeanors from two unrelated incidents. reports Friday that it marks the fourth […]

Arrest warrant issued for ex-Lion Charles Rogers

A judge has issued an arrest warrant for Charles Rogers after the former Detroit Lions wide receiver failed to appear at a pretrial hearing. Saginaw District Judge A.T. Frank issued the bench warrant earlier this week. The former Saginaw High and Michigan State standout faces five misdemeanors from two unrelated incidents. reports Friday ( ) that...

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