Clarke County

UGA freshman receiver arrested on reckless driving charge, records show

ATHENS, Ga. — A freshman receiver for the University of Georgia Bulldogs was charged with traffic violations around 3 a.m. Saturday.

According to jail records from Athens-Clarke County, Sacovie White, 19, was arrested for reckless driving and driving the wrong way on a one-way street.

While other details are not available about what led to White’s arrest, the freshman receiver bonded out of Athens-Clarke County Jail on a $26 bond and was released an hour after his arrest, according to records.

White signed to UGA in December, one of more than two dozen to do so.

Channel 2 Action News has reached out to the university for a statement on White’s arrest and are working to learn more about the circumstances from law enforcement officials.

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