Two arrested on drug charges including former NFL player

Two arrested on drug charges including former NFL player
Dantrell Savage NFL picture (Source: NFL/ESPN)
Dantrell Savage NFL picture (Source: NFL/ESPN)
Jesse Smith (Source: CPD)
Jesse Smith (Source: CPD)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Two people were arrested in Columbus, including former professional football player, Dantrell Savage.

Savage and Jesse Smith are is in the Muscogee County Jail after being arrested Tuesday. Savage was charged with the possession of methamphetamine and possession of a drug related object. Smith was charged with the sale of methamphetamine.

According to ESPN, the former running back was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs in 2008 as an undrafted free agent and had a brief stint with the Carolina Panthers.

Savage is now the owner of Savage Fitness Evolution on 33rd St. in Columbus.

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