ALABAMA PLAYERS ARRESTED
February 12, 2013Eastern Indiana Sports
Four members of Alabama's football team have been arrested for attacking and robbing two University of Alabama students.
The Tuscaloosa News is reporting that DL D.J. Pettway, LB Tyler Hayes and DB Eddie Williams were booked on second degree robbery charges following the assault of the two students. One student claimed he had his backpack stolen that contained a laptop computer. The other reported he had his wallet taken.
Williams and running back Brent Calloway were also harged with fraudulent use of a credit card.
All four players have been suspended from the team.
STATEMENT FROM HEAD COACH NICK SABAN:
"The young men charged are indefinitely suspended as we continue to gather information and talk to the appropriate people," The university and football program have strict guidelines regarding issues of this magnitude. This behavior is unacceptable for any student-athlete at the University of Alabama and not representative of our football program."