Former Tigers basketball star arrested - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Former Tigers basketball star arrested

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - A former Memphis Tigers basketball star was behind bars Saturday.

Andre Allen was arrested Friday night and faces multiple charges, including possession of marijuana with intent to sell, improper display of registration and violation of light law.

According to an affidavit, Allen was pulled over when police noticed his brake lights were not working.

Police found Allen's handgun not in its holster.  He also admitted to having been smoking marijuana.

Allen was part of the 2008 Memphis basketball team, but was suspended from the team before they made it to the Final Four.

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