DAVID SOWELL: ACCORDING TO THE COLUMBIATRIBUNE.COM, FORMER UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI FOOTBALL PLAYER ARRESTED ON SUSPICION OF FIRST-DEGREE RAPE
David Sowell, who was a walk-on cornerback with the Missouri football team during spring and fall camp last year, was arrested on suspicion of first-degree rape Saturday, the University of Missouri Police Department said in a release.
Sowell, 20, is being held in the Boone County Jail on a $ 100,000, cash-only bond.
MU police Capt. Brian Weimer said police responded to a call on Campus View Drive shortly before midnight Saturday. A female victim alleged she had been raped by Sowell, an acquaintance.
Sowell was transported to the University Police Department, interviewed and arrested around 4:30 a.m. Saturday on suspicion of first-degree rape, a felony if charged as such.
The University's online directory lists Sowell as a sophomore in the college of business.