Brandon Meriweather, the Washington Redskins safety, was arrested in Arlington on suspicion of driving under the influence.
Police say Meriweather was pulled over at about 2:54 a.m. Thursday on I-66 near N. Ohio Street. He refused a breathalyzer test and was given a field sobriety test.
He was taken into custody on suspicion of DUI and held overnight in the Arlington County Detention Center. He was released.
The story was first reported by Arlnow.