as declared in Mandatory Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports(The Sports Xchange) – Baltimore Ravens safety Matt Elam was arrested on multiple drug charges early Sunday morning in Miami.
Nov 27, 2016; Baltimore, MD, USA; Baltimore Ravens safety Matt Elam (33) high fives safety Eric Weddle (32) after making a tackle during the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at M&T Bank Stadium.
“We are aware of the arrest of Matt Elam.
Elam, the Ravens’ first-round pick in 2013 out of the University of Florida, is currently being held on a $15,500 bond.
Matt is not in our plans for the 2017 Ravens,” the Ravens said in a statement.
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Ravens’ Matt Elam arrested on multiple drug charges
Ravens safety Matt Elam was arrested on three drug-related charges early Sunday morning in Miami .
The Ravens confirmed Elam’s relationship with the team going forward in a statement released Sunday: “We are aware of the arrest of Matt Elam.
Elam was booked at 3:45 a.m. on charges of possession of more than 20 grams of marijuana, possession with intent to sell or deliver, and possession of a controlled substance.
Matt is not in our plans for the 2017 Ravens.”
Baltimore’s first-round draft pick in 2013, Elam has played three seasons with the Ravens — sitting out one due to injury — but failed to start a game in 2016.
as declared in Posted by Michael David Smith on February 26, 2017, 8:10 AM ESTRavens safety Matt Elam has been arrested on drug charges in Miami.
The 25-year-old Elam was the Ravens’ first-round draft pick in 2013.
The Ravens did not pick up Elam’s fifth-year option, so he becomes a free agent next month.
Police say they initially pulled Elam over for reckless driving and found 126 grams of marijuana and three grams of oxycodone in his vehicle.
According to Miami-Dade police records, Elam was booked at 3:45 a.m. today on charges of possession of more than 20 grams of cannabis, possession of cannabis with the intent to sell or deliver, and possession of a controlled substance.
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