SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle Seahawks backup quarterback Geno Smith was arrested on suspicion of driving underneath the affect Monday following the crew’s season-ending victory in Arizona.
In response to King County Court docket data, Smith was arrested at 2:10 a.m. and was launched from custody round 9:30 a.m. Smith was arrested by the Washington State Patrol, however no different data was instantly obtainable.
“Geno is absolutely cooperative with the investigation. I hope that an open thoughts could be saved by all because the info are ascertained,” Smith’s legal professional Jon Fox mentioned in an announcement.
Smith has simply accomplished his third season with the Seahawks and had probably the most intensive taking part in time of his tenure in Seattle. He appeared in 4 video games and began three whereas Russell Wilson was out attributable to finger surgical procedure. Smith threw for 702 yards and 5 touchdowns with one interception.
Smith had appeared in only one sport throughout his first two seasons with Seattle. He was on a one-year contract with Seattle and can be a free agent after the top of the present NFL season.
Seattle coach Pete Carroll mentioned Smith took half in end-of-season conferences Monday after he was launched from custody.
“Now we have to let his folks deal with all of that. He was within the assembly in the present day with us. I don’t have something aside from that,” Carroll mentioned.