Report: Former LSU basketball star Glen Davis arrested on drug charges

Former LSU basketball star Glen Davis reportedly has run into trouble.

On Friday, Brian Kuebler of WMAR-TV in Baltimore reported that Davis was arrested in February after 126 grams of marijuana were recovered from Davis’ hotel room in Aberdeen, Md. In addition, authorities found a brief case containing $92,164 “along with a ledger that contained language which is consistent with someone involved in the sale and distribution of narcotics,” William Reiber of the Aberdeen Police Department told Kuebler. The ledger included names of people who owed allegedly owed Davis money, per Kuebler.

Here’s more from the story:

According to court records, the hotel owner smelled marijuana coming from Davis’ room on February 7th.

When the owner knocked on room 208, someone inside the room told him to “F*@# off!”

Aberdeen police then responded to the hotel and Davis gave signed consent to search his room

“They recovered 126 grams of marijuana,” said Aberdeen Police Lieutenant William Reiber, “In addition to that there was a brief case that contained 92,164 dollars of U.S. currency along with a ledger that contained language which is consistent with someone involved in the sale and distribution of narcotics.”

The ledger was of names of people of who owed money along with baggies for individual packaging of a quarter pound of marijuana.

Davis’ lawyer told Kuebler that Davis “maintains his innocence” and looks forward to his day in court. Davis is scheduled to appear in court in Bel Air, Md., early next month.

Davis averaged 16.7 points and 9.6 rebounds per game with LSU, before beginning a lengthy NBA stint. He averaged 8 points and 4.4 rebounds per game during an NBA career that included stops with the Boston Celtics, Orlando Magic and Los Angeles Clippers from 2007-15.

Davis won an NBA title with the Celtics in 2008.

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