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Former VT running back Michael Holmes arrested in Montgomery Co

Posted: Updated: 2/6/2014 1:45:09 PM

Clarification: This post has been edited to clarify the exact charges against Holmes.

Former Virginia Tech running back 20-year-old Michael Holmes is in jail. He has been charged with "

The arrest happened in Montgomery County on January 22nd. According to online court records, Holmes is still in custody of Montgomery County and remains in jail.

This isn’t the first time Holmes has had run-ins with police.

Holmes was dismissed from the football team and expelled from the university in 2013 after he was found guilty of a reduced misdemeanor charge of assault and battery.

Holmes originally faced felony charges of malicious wounding after alleged involvement in a fight in April of 2013.

After he was found guilty to a lesser charge Holmes was sentenced to a 12-month suspended jail sentence and given one year's probation.

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