MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (CBSMiami) – San Francisco 49er rookie outside linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Friday night and charged with driving under the influence.
Smith, 23, had just completed his first season in the National Football League after being selected with the seventh overall pick out of the University of Missouri.READ MORE: Haiti Gang With Past Abductions Blamed For Kidnapping Missionaries
Smith had 14 sacks as a linebacker in 2011.READ MORE: Miami Police Investigate Bomb Threat
He was first in the league in sacks for rookies and almost broke the rookie sack record in the NFL.
Smith was booked into jail Saturday morning and was freed on a $1,000 bond.MORE NEWS: Walt Disney's Ties To Florida Reach Back To The 1800s
No further details on his arrest will be released until Monday.