Name: Louis Murphy
Known For: Former NFL Player
Charge: Carrying a Concealed Firearm
Former NFL wide receiver Louis Murphy was arrested Wednesday (April 12, 2017) morning in Tampa, Florida.
According to tampabay.com, Murphy was arrested at 9:10 a.m. at Tampa International Airport after airport security discovered a loaded gun inside Murphy’s backpack at a security checkpoint.
Murphy was later released on $2,000 cash bond.
Murphy, 29, played in the NFL with the Oakland Raiders (2009-11), Carolina Panthers (2012), New York Giants (2013) and Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2014-16).
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