USF football player arrested for credit card fraud

Posted at 4:56 AM, Jun 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-22 08:59:04-04

A University of South Florida football player was arrested on Monday on credit card fraud charges.

21-year-old Adrian Palmore was charged with Fraudulent use of credit card and petit theft ($100 or less).

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Palmore was arrested on Monday night just after 9 p.m. He was released on a $750 bond on Tuesday night just after 8:30 p.m.

The St. Petersburg native is a tight end for the Bulls and appeared in one game during the 2016 fall season.

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The USF Athletic Department released the following statement on Palmore's arrest: “We are aware of the situation and are in the process of collecting information. The student-athlete has been removed from participation in team activities at this time.”