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 custoday and is scheduled to make an appearance in a Saskatoon courtroom March 27.
The Riders have released a statement on the matter.
It 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