is reporting that LSU freshmen football players Trey Lealaimatafao and Davon Godchaux were arrested last week by campus police.
LSU police Capt. Cory Lalonde said that Lealaimatafao, 17, was arrested Thursday for a bicycle theft committed on on July 1st.
The victim reported the bicycle was taken from the loading dock area of LSU's Middleton Library, Lalonde said. Investigators identified Lealaimatafao from surveillance footage in the area and made contact with Lealaimatafao on Thursday. he admitted taking the bike and told investigators he thought it was permisable if the bike was not secured, Lalonde said. The bike was returned tot he victim Thursday.
Godchaux was arrested just before 1 a.m. July 21 for criminal mischief according to Lalonde.
Godchaux, 19, of 23820 First Street, Plaquemine, La., was arrested just before 1 a.m. July 21 for criminal mischief in relation to firecrackers being thrown into a unit at LSU's West Campus Apartments. The fireworks created a small fire inside the apartment, damaging a sofa, Lalonde said.
Investigators identified Godchaux as a possible suspect and interviewed him, who admitted last Wednesday. He admitted throwing the firecrackers but said it was intended as a prank.
Both players were issued misdemeanor citations and released.