John Reed-USA TODAY Sports
AL.com is reporting that Auburn defensive back Stephen Roberts was arrested Wednesday night and charged with attempting to elude an officer and for possessing a firearm without a license.
quote:Roberts appeared in all 13 games in 2015 with four starts.
Roberts was arrested at 9:53 p.m. Wednesday night during a traffic stop at the intersection of Harmon Drive and E Veterans Blvd. in Auburn, according to the arrest report provided to AL.com, which lists the firearm in Roberts' possession without a permit as a handgun.
Auburn Police Capt. Lorenza Dorsey told AL.com Roberts was "a passenger in a vehicle and fled from officers during a traffic stop."
The Opelika native was then taken to the Lee County Detention Center, where he was booked at 10:40 p.m., according to Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones, who said Roberts was released, with each charge having a bond of $1,000, later Wednesday night.
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