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Sean Sutton Arrested: Former Oklahoma State Basketball Coach Hit With Drug Charges

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STILLWATER, Okla. (CBS/ AP) Sean Sutton, a former Oklahoma State basketball coach, is accused of attempting to illegally obtain prescription painkillers from out of state and has been arrested.

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Sutton was arrested Thursday night when he arrived to pick up a shipment of painkillers under another person's name, Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs spokesman Mark Woodward sais.

Sutton was arrested on complaints of attempting to possess a controlled dangerous substance and use of a communications device to facilitate a felony, Woodward said Friday.

The package Sutton picked up contained about 40 pills, including the muscle relaxer clonazepam, two forms of the stimulant Adderall and a fourth, unidentified substance, Woodward says.

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