Suspended Blackmon arrested for marijuana possession

07/24/2014 11:20 AM

07/24/2014 11:30 AM

Tulsa, OK (SportsNetwork.com) - Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon was arrested for possession of marijuana Wednesday night in Edmond, Oklahoma, according to a Tulsa television station.

The news outlet reported Edmond police officers stopped Blackmon for a traffic violation and could smell marijuana coming from his vehicle.

Police searched the car, found marijuana and took Blackmon into custody. He has since posted bail and been released.

Blackmon is currently serving an indefinite suspension for repeated violations of the league's substance-abuse policy.

The fifth overall pick in the 2012 draft, Blackmon was previously arrested twice for drunk driving.

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