Former Bear WR Terrell arrested on drug charge - New York News

Former Bear WR Terrell arrested on drug charge

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CHICAGO (AP) - Former Chicago Bears first-round draft pick David Terrell is free on bond after being arrested on a drug charge.

The Chicago Sun-Times reports (http://bit.ly/17F59j5) Terrell was arrested Friday after police received a call of people smoking marijuana in a building. Authorities say Terrell and two others were observed with cannabis and "materials to package and distribute narcotics" in plain view.

Authorities said the 35-year-old Terrell struck an officer's hand during an interview.

Terrell is charged with manufacture or delivery of 30-500 grams of cannabis, and a misdemeanor count of battery.

Terrell, who played for the University of Michigan, was drafted by the Bears in 2001. The wide receiver played four seasons with the Bears and one with the Denver Broncos. He finished his career with 128 receptions and 9 touchdowns.

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