Stetson Bennett, the quarterback who played for the University of Georgia, was renowned for his exceptional performance in leading the team to consecutive national championships.
However, he was arrested on Sunday morning due to a public intoxication charge. The incident took place in Dallas and police received a call regarding a man who was banging on doors. Upon investigation, it was determined that the man was Bennett and he was under the influence of alcohol. The authorities confirmed the arrest to Fox News Digital.
Bennett, aged 25, was arrested and taken to the City Detention Center, according to the police. There is no information on whether he was released or not.
Prior to this incident, Bennett was highly praised for his impressive performance in leading the Georgia Bulldogs to a blowout victory in the national championship. His remarkable performance earned him recognition as a hero for the team. He finished his college career with two national titles and impressive statistics of 8,428 passing yards and 66 touchdown passes.
Bennett’s 2022 campaign performance boosted his draft stock for the upcoming spring event, but this arrest will will impact it his draft stock. However, that didn’t stop Twitter from having a field day.
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BREAKING | Police dashcam video of Stetson Bennett tackled by Dallas police and arrested for public intoxication. #Dawgs
— Tattoo Baker 🎥✨ (@QB1TATT00) January 29, 2023
the TCU defense watching the cops tackle Stetson Bennett: pic.twitter.com/w4zjLogsXX
— Adams (@cockaflocka) January 29, 2023
Stetson Bennett was arrested for public intoxication in Dallas last night. pic.twitter.com/sio3Gw57jj
— Unnecessary Roughness (@UnnecRoughness) January 29, 2023