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22-year-old Jerry "Boo Boo" Gates

Former BGSU football player arrested

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A former BGSU football player was arrested over the weekend.

Bowling Green Police say 22-year-old Jerry "Boo Boo" Gates was arrested early Sunday morning for trafficking marijuana.

It happened on the 100 block of East Wooster Street in Bowling Green. Police believe Gates was selling marijuana to 22-year-old Lawrence Blackful. Blackful was cited for drug possession.

BGSU tells 13abc Gates has exhausted his athletic eligibility with BGSU, and the school has no comment.

Gates finished his season with the BGSU Falcons. He is currently a senior preparing to graduate.

As of Monday, Gates is listed as an inmate at the Wood County jail and is being held without bail.
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