Saturday, July 14, 2007
Updated: July 15, 7:37 AM ET
Dolphins wide receiver Chambers charged in N.C.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Miami Dolphins wide receiver Chris Chambers was arrested early Saturday on charges of driving while
impaired and speeding.
The arrest was first reported by the Miami Herald.
Chambers, 28, was arrested by Charlotte-Mecklenburg police
around 2:30 a.m., several miles south of downtown, said police
Capt. Lisa Goelz. He faces charges of driving while impaired,
speeding, and reckless driving, she said.
He was later released on a $1,750 bond, according to Goelz. No
other details were available.
Chambers, Miami's top receiver, began his NFL career with the
Dolphins in 2001. He played in the Pro Bowl after the 2005 season.
"We recently learned about this and are in the process of
gathering more information," Dolphins spokesman Harvey Greene
A spokesperson for Chambers couldn't immediately be reached for