Chiefs wide receiver Thomas arrested in drug possession case

OLA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver DeAnthony Thomas has been arrested on suspicion of possessing marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

The sheriff's office in southeast Kansas' Allen County said in a Facebook post that Thomas was booked Saturday. The 26-year-old from Lee's Summit, Missouri, has since been released on bond.

The Kansas City Star reports that a Chiefs spokesperson says the team is aware of the incident but has no comment.

Thomas finished his fifth season with the Chiefs on the injured reserve list after suffering a fracture in October in the same leg he fractured the previous season.

Thomas has 64 career receptions for 503 yards and four touchdowns.

He is set to be a free agent when the market opens in a few months.