FAR EASTERN University big man Anthony Hargrove is in hot water after he was allegedly caught in possession of marijuana on Wednesday.
According to a report by Radyo Singko 92.3 News FM, American Hargrove was caught by policemen just outside the FEU campus along with a Canadian companion.
New FEU coach Nash Racela said that he had heard the news but has no concrete information as he is in Talk ‘N Text’s practice at the Moro Lorenzo Gym as of posting time.
His companion has been identified by abs-cbnnews.com as Adam Mohammed, a Canadian national who the website said is also part of the Tamaraws team.
According to reports, the 22-year-old Hargrove, who started at the center position for the Tamaraws in the last UAAP season, and Mohammed were spotted "acting suspiciously" while smoking along Nicanor Reyes Street corner Recto Avenue in Manila's University Belt area.
Police told reporters they found marijuana in the two's possession during a check. They suspect Hargrove and Mohammed were smoking marijuana prior to the arrest, police added.
The two are detained at the Sampaloc station of the Manila Police District at posting time and are facing charges for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act.