Browns DT Shaun Rogers Arrested For Possesion Of a Handgun

Josh ThompsonContributor IApril 1, 2010

CLEVELAND - 2009:  Shaun Rogers of the Cleveland Browns poses for his 2009 NFL headshot at photo day in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by NFL Photos)
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 Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Shaun Rogers was arrested at Hopkins International Airport today when a loaded hand gun was found in his carry on luggage.

 The Associated Press is reporting that security officers found a loaded .45 caliber handgun in Rogers carry on luggage. He was arrested and taken into custody, but at the time of this article, no charges have been filed.

 Carrying a concealed weapon in the state of Ohio is a third degree felony which carries a penalty ranging from probation up to five years in prison.

 Browns team president Mike Holmgren issued a statement saying that the team was aware of the arrest.