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Titus Young, former Detroit Lions player, arrested for 3rd time in one week

Titus Young Leon Halip/Getty Images

Titus Young
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(CBS/AP) SAN CLEMENTE, Calif.-- Titus Young, a former Detroit Lions wide receiver, was arrested for the third time in a week on Friday night, according to police.

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Lt. Joe Balicki, spokesperson for the Orange County Sheriff's department, said Young, 23, was arrested Friday night in San Clemente, a city located about sixty miles southeast of Los Angeles.

According to Balicki, Young ran from police and put up a fight when they tried to detain him.

Young was charged with attempted burglary, assault of a police officer and resisting arrest. He remains in custody with bail set at $75,000.

The former Lions player was arrested last Sunday after being suspected of drunk driving. He was arrested the same day after trying to remove his vehicle from a tow yard.

Young was drafted by the Lions in 2011 but was released from the team in February for insubordinate behavior and fighting with his teammates.

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