Saskatchewan Roughriders receiver Duron Carter has been arrested in Saskatoon and charged with marijuana possession.
Court records show Carter was arrested February 1 at the Saskatoon airport. He was released from custody and is scheduled to make an appearance in a Saskatoon courtroom March 27.
The Riders have released a statement on the matter.
The statement confirms an incident took place where Carter was charged and that they are monitoring the situation and are working to gather more information.
Carter signed a contract extension with the team last month after a season in Saskatchewan where he was named the team’s outstanding player after a 73 catch, eight TD season