Report: College football player accused of murder, arrested in Georgia
A college football player from Georgetown University was arrested in Gwinnett County, Georgia. Dijon Williams was wanted for murder in Washington D.C. and was reportedly taken into custody.
According to the University, all fall sports at Georgetown have been postponed and there are no student-athletes participating on campus at the moment. Williams has also been suspended from the Georgetown football program, per University policy.
Georgetown released this statement after Williams was arrested.
“Georgetown University became aware of charges against Dijon Williams this evening. While we are working to learn more information, we will cooperate fully with an investigation and we stand prepared to offer resources to members of our community who may be affected by this news. At this time, there are no indications that the alleged crime took place near the University.”
Details about the crime that allegedly happened have not yet been released.