Three Pitt Football Players Arrested In Heroin Drug Bust
People especially college athletes have got to smarten up and do better. A local Pittsburgh CBS affiliate is reporting that three Pitt football players were arrested and detained in a Oakland, Pennsylvania Heroin bust.
Police, undercover officers and SWAT members raided a Oakland, Pa., home at around 10:30 p.m. and seized 20 bags of heroin, a bong and a grinder. The raid came after an investigation that led to undercover agents purchasing heroin from Darnell Reed-Young. Reed-Young was arrested before police raided the home.
The three were identified as 20-year-old Pitt linebacker Eric Williams, 21-year-old Pitt tight end Andrew Carswell, and 21-year-old Pitt defensive linemen Khaynin Mosley-Smith.
Pitt head coach Paul Chryst announced the players have been suspended from the team immediately and released a statement regarding his disappointment.
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We have strict and clear standards regarding these types of behaviors,” Chryst said. “What has occurred with these three young men does not represent the standards of our program or university.”