Jim Irsay: Colts owner arrested on suspected DWI

HAMILTON COUNTY, Ind. - Officials confirmed Colts owner Jim Irsay was arrested and jailed over the weekend in Carmel, Ind.

Hamilton County Jail authorities said Irsay was arrested late Sunday night by Carmel police. He was booked at 3 a.m. Monday morning in the jail.

Irsay faces preliminary charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated and possession of a controlled substance.

His bond is set at $22,500, with his bond hearing set for 1:30 p.m. in Hamilton County.

In October 2013, Irsay tweeted that he doesn't drink alcohol.

In 2002, Irsay admitted to a past dependence on painkillers and said he had undergone treatment. 

RTV6's Rafael Sanchez talked to a spokesperson for Irsay. They said a statement would be released on Irsay's arrest sometime Monday morning.

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