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2 Georgia players arrested after SEC championship game

Published: Sunday, December 03, 2017 @ 5:55 PM
By: JuliaKate E. Culpepper, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

University of Georgia linebacker Natrez Patrick and reserve wide receiver Jayson Stanley were arrested on misdemeanor marijuana charges Saturday night after the SEC Championship game.

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Patrick was arrested on a misdemeanor marijuana charge, while Stanley was arrested for DUI, misdemeanor possession of marijuana and speeding. The arrest was Patrick’s third drug-related arrest after being arrested for another misdemeanor drug charges earlier this season, which led to a suspension.

According to a Barrow County arrest record attained by DawgNation, the two Georgia players were arrested by police at 11:50 p.m. Saturday.

The Bulldogs won the SEC Championship a few hours before Patrick and Stanley’s reported arrest with a 28-7 win over Auburn in Atlanta.

According to the arrest record, Patrick was booked at 1:30 a.m. Sunday and bond was set at $1,030.