Lakers' Alex Caruso arrested for possession of marijuana
Los Angeles Lakers guard Alex Caruso was arrested and released for possession of marijuana in Texas on Tuesday, according to Brazos County jail records.
The arrest, which also included a charge for possession of drug paraphernalia, was made by Texas A&M University Police, where Caruso a College Station, Texas, native, attended college. According to the records, the guard had less than two ounces of marijuana on him upon arrest. A cash bond was set for $3,000 and he paid a $552 fee for the paraphernalia.
Caruso averaged 6.4 points, 2.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists for the Lakers this past season. The 27-year-old will be a free agent this summer.