WKU Athlete Arrested on Marijuana Possession Charges in Bowling Green

Apr 8, 2013

Western Kentucky senior basketball forward and football defensive end Kene Anyigbo has been arrested on marijuana possession charges.

The Warren County Regional Jail lists the 21-year-old Anyigbo as an inmate at the facility. Anyigbo also faces charges of tampering with physical evidence and failure to illuminate head lamps. His initial bond is set at $2,000. He was arrested Saturday and remained in jail Monday morning.

Jail records did not list an attorney for Anyigbo.

Western Kentucky Athletic Director Todd Stewart told The Daily News that school officials were aware of the charges.

Anyigbo practiced with football team on Friday. A 6-foot-5, 250-pound forward on the basketball team, Anyigbo played in 29 games this season, averaging 8.9 minutes, two rebounds and 1.9 points.