More details on Patriots DB Joejuan Williams' arrest surface

Ryan Hannable
January 26, 2020 - 9:48 am

A few days after Patriots defensive back Joejuan Williams was arrested for drug possession in his home state of Tennessee, more details of what happened emerged.

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According to The Tennesseean, Williams was pulled over for speeding around 9:30 p.m. on Jan. 17 for going 90 mph in a 70 mph zone. Then during a search of his car, the state trooper found acetaminophen hydrocodone prescription pills, valacyclovir hydrocodone pills, a large amount of marijuana, hand-rolled marijuana cigarettes and illegal paraphernalia.

Williams was cited for speeding and also charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of drugs without a prescription and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was released the next day after posting a $37,500 bond. He is due in court on Feb. 21.

Williams was the Patriots' second-round pick last season out of Vanderbilt and appeared in four games.

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