Sabres' Ryan O'Reilly arrested
LUCAN, ONTARIO (The Spread) - AM980 in London, Ontario reports that Ryan O'Reilly of the Sabres has been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and for failing to stay at the scene.
The alleged incident occurred on July 9 around 4:00AM but the chargers weren't announced until Monday night. According to the Middlesex County OPP, a green Chevrolet pickup truck, which O'Reilly was reportedly driving, crashed into a commercial building. He drove away from the scene and eventually left the vehicle to proceed on foot with another man. O'Reilly was eventually arrested and charged.
Earlier this month O'Reilly signed a seven-year, $52.5 million contract with the Sabres. He's due to make $6.2 million next season after racking up 17 goals and 38 assists in 82 games with the Avalanche last season.
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