Ex-nbaer charged with hav­ing drugs

Austin American-Statesman - - C SPORTS - Wire ser­vices

Au­thor­i­ties say Shawne Wil­liams, a first-round NBA draft pick in 2006, has been ar­rested on drug charges af­ter an of­fi­cer pa­trolling a park­ing lot at a sub­ur­ban Mem­phis mall smelled mar­i­juana coming from a car.

Af­ter ask­ing the former Pac­ers and Nets player to get out of a Porsche on Thurs­day night, po­lice re­ported find­ing a par­tially smoked mar­i­juana ci­gar and an­other blunt and a bot­tle of codeine cough syrup not pre­scribed to Wil­liams.

Wil­liams, 26, was charged with pos­ses­sion of mar­i­juana and pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance with in­tent to man­u­fac­ture, de­liver or sell.

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