Former OSU running back Clarett ticketed for OVI

Posted at 6:34 PM, Jan 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-04 18:36:44-05

Former Ohio State University running back Maurice Clarett was pulled over by police in Chester Township Sunday, the Ohio State Highway Patrol reported.

Clarett failed to use a turn signal on Interstate 71 in Morrow County, the citation reads. He refused a breathalyzer test and was ordered to appear in court Jan. 7.

Clarett has a history with police, namely a 2006 robbery conviction in Columbus that sent him to jail for more than 3 years.

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