Scottsdale PD: Ex-Cardinals player Michael Floyd had .217 BAC when arrested

Posted at 10:58 AM, Dec 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-21 18:42:12-05

The Scottsdale Police Department says former Arizona Cardinals player Michael Floyd had a blood alcohol content level of .217 when he was arrested recently.

Floyd was arrested after being found allegedly asleep at the wheel at a Scottsdale intersection on December 12 at around 2:30 a.m.

RELATED: Body camera video of Michael Floyd being arrested released.

He was arrested on obstructing a roadway, DUI impaired to the slightest degree, DUI BAC over .08 and failure to obey an officer charges. 

The Cardinals released Floyd just days after the arrest, and he has since been signed by the New England Patriots.