ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - University of Georgia police say they have
obtained an arrest warrant for freshman football player Alec
Ogletree on a misdemeanor theft charge.
Police Chief Jimmy Williamson says his officers have spoken to
Ogletree and to officials with the school's football program and
that Ogletree plans to turn himself in Friday.
Williamson says the warrant stems from a June incident when a
student reported a scooter helmet missing from the university's
Williamson says the helmet was later reported to be in Ogletree's possession.
After a followup investigation, a warrant was issued.
Williamson says the 6-foot-3, 215-pound safety from Newnan will
be booked on a misdemeanor theft by taking charge and then likely
released on bond.