Former Oregon football player Colt Lyerla was arrested and taken into custody Wednesday night in Lane County, Ore.
Multiple sources, including Lane County Sheriff's department officials, confirm that the former Oregon Duck was arrested for "possession and interfering." Sergeant Steve French, the office's public information officer, has confirmed that the former Oregon football player was arrested on the evening of Oct. 23 in Eugene, Ore., and charged with unlawful possession of cocaine and interfering with a police officer.
Here's an excerpt from the department's press release:
The Oregonian's Andrew Greif supplied Lyerla's mugshot via the Lane County Sheriff's Office: