WACO,Texas — A former Baylor lineman was arrested Friday, according to the Mclennan County Sherriff’s Office.

Baylor police took 19-year-old Michael Johnson into custody and charged him with theft, deputies said.

Johnson is being held in a Mclennan County jail.

Baylor University released a statement Thursday that said, “Junior defensive lineman Micheal Johnson has been dismissed from the program immediately due to a violation of team rules.”

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