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Three Pittsburgh Football Players (2 Starters) Arrested in SWAT Team Drug Bust

Pittsburgh v Notre DameTwo Pittsburgh starters and one key reserve were arrested Thursday night during a SWAT team drug bust in Oakland, Pennsylvania that netted 20 bags of heroin, a marijuana bong, and a copper grinder. From CBS Pittsburgh:

narcotics detectives say they bought drugs from, and arrested 22-year-old Darnell Reed-Young.

Detectives say they seized 20-bags of heroin, a marijuana bong, and a copper grinder.

SWAT officers were then called in to break the door down, to arrest three other men.

Police say those three men were detained for use or possession of drug paraphernalia.

Those three men were all sophomore on the Pittsburgh football team: linebacker Eric Williams (pictured above) who was 5th on the team in tackles, tight end Drew Carswell, who was 6th on the team with 13 receptions, and reserve defensive lineman Khaynin Mosley-Smith, a reserve who played in all 13 games.

And now, we wait for the statement from the school. [CBS]

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