Reche Caldwell arrested on drug charges in Florida

rechecaldwellFormer NFL wide receiver Reche Caldwell has been arrested on drug charges in Florida. Caldwell was arrested on Tuesday with the possession of a controlled substance with the intent to distribute according to a report from the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.

Back in January Caldwell was arrested and charged with running an illegal gambling operation.

Caldwell was arrested at 12:46 p.m. Tuesday in Tampa and booked later in the evening. He has been charged with a third degree felony.

Caldwell was caught with five pounds of MDMA (ecstasy pills) which carry a value of $179,000 according to TMZ.

In a six-year NFL career Caldwell played for  the San Diego Chargers, New England Patriots and Washington Redskins catching 152 passes for 1,851 yards and 11 touchdowns.