Arrest Warrant Issued For Expected No. 1 NFL Draft Pick

  • Police issued an arrest warrant Wednesday for defensive tackle Jalen Carter of the University of Georgia for his alleged involvement in a speed racing incident in January that resulted in two fatalities.
  • Athens-Clarke County Police Department said that Carter and a team staff member, Chandler LeCroy, raced their vehicles in the downtown Athens area around 2:30 a.m. Jan. 15, recklessly changing lanes on the opposite side of travel, before LeCroy and teammate Devin Whitlock fatally crashed.
  • Investigators say that alcohol impairment and speeding were significant contributing factors to the crash.