U of I Football Player Charged in Weekend Incident
University of Iowa football student-athlete 19 year old Omar Truitt has been cited by Iowa City law enforcement officials for an incident that happened this past weekend in Iowa City.
UI athletics department officials are in the process of gathering facts in regards to the incident.
According to the Iowa City Police Department, Truitt was charged with OWI early Sunday, at about 12:30am.
Truitt is subject to established university protocol in regards to the UI student life code of conduct and team rules and regulations set for members of the football program.
Truitt is a native of Fort Washington Maryland, where he attended St. Johns College High School. He did not see action as a redshirt sophomore in 2015. He redshirted in 2014.