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Marcell Dareus arrested on drug charges in Cleburne County

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CLEBURNE COUNTY, AL (WBRC) -

Cleburne County authorities confirm that former Bama standout Marcell Dareus was booked on drug charges this week.

Dareus was arrested May 5 for possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia. He has been released on a $3,000 bond.

Dareus is a defensive tackle for the Buffalo Bills and a former University of Alabama player.

Scott Berchtold, a spokesman for the Bills, released this statement on the arrest:

"All we know right now is what we have seen in media reports and we will continue to look into this."

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