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Top NFL prospect Shane Ray cited for pot possession days before draft
Top NFL prospect Shane Ray cited for pot possession days before draft

Former Missouri defensive end Shane Ray received a misdemeanor citation after a state trooper found marijuana in his car early Monday morning, three days before the NFL draft. The SEC defensive player of the year has been projected to be a first-round pick, with the Washington Times selecting him for the Redskins at No. 5 overall in the Los Angeles Times' beat writers mock draft last week. After pulling Ray over for speeding on Interstate 70 west of Columbia, Corp. Scott White with the Missouri Highway Patrol smelled marijuana, but not marijuana smoke, in the car. White conducted a probable-cause search and found a small amount of pot. Ray, who was said to be cooperative...

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