TMZ: Packers TE Lance Kendricks cited for marijuana possession

GREEN BAY, WI - SEPTEMBER 24: Lance Kendricks #84 of the Green Bay Packers celebrates after catching a touchdown pass during the first quarter against the Cincinnati Bengals at Lambeau Field on September 24, 2017 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

OUTAGAMIE COUNTY — Green Bay Packers tight end Lance Kendricks was cited for having marijuana in his car after being pulled over back in September, according to TMZ.

The report says Kendricks was pulled over for speeding September 2nd, while on his way home from a Wisconsin Badgers football game. TMZ says the officer “could smell a strong odor of marijuana emitting from the vehicle.”

The first time he was asked, TMZ says Kendricks denied having any drugs in the car, but later admitted that he had weed in the glove ox.

According to TMZ, Kendricks was given a warning for speeding, and is facing charges of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

TMZ reports the case was handed over the Outagamie County District Attorney’s Office.