San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster was arrested for possession of marijuana in Alabama on Friday, according to Tuscaloosa County Sherriff’s Office database.
Foster was released Friday night on $2,500 bond.
San Francisco 49ers linebacker and former Alabama player Reuben Foster charged with second-degree marijuana possession. Working to get details now- pic.twitter.com/XoyvJNfcfL
— Stephanie Taylor (@TNews_Steph) January 13, 2018
A second-degree marijuana possession charge is considered a Class A misdemeanor in Alabama.
The 49ers released the following statement Friday night:
“The San Francisco 49ers organization is aware of the matter involving Reuben Foster and we are currently gathering all relevant facts.”
Foster, who played college football at the University of Alabama, was the No. 31 overall pick in the 2017 NFL draft after the Niners traded into the end of the first round to get him.