Bears Tight End Evan Rodriguez Arrested

Evan Rodriguez was arrested in Miami. (Credit: Miami police)

Evan Rodriguez was arrested in Miami. (Credit: Miami police)

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago Bears tight end Evan Rodriguez has been arrested in Miami on disorderly intoxication charges.

Rodriguez, 24, was arrested around 5:30 a.m. Thursday by Miami police.

He was also charged with resisting a police officer during an altercation at 6th Street and Alton Road in Miami Beach.

The Bears released the following statement regarding Rodriguez’s arrest.

“We are aware of the reports regarding Evan Rodriguez,” a press release stated. “We are currently gathering information to learn more about the circumstances surrounding the situation.”

His bond was set at $1,500. No further information about his arrest was immediately available.

The 6-6, 240 pound Rodriguez, who is entering his second year, saw limited action for the Bears last season, with four receptions for 21 yards.

He was drafted by the Bears in the fourth round in 2012.

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