HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — A Marshall University football player has been suspended from the team indefinitely after being arrested over the weekend in Huntington.

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Nathaniel Devers

Nathaniel Devers, 22, of Akron, was charged with obstructing, disorderly conduct, public intoxication and two counts of battery of an officer after an incident early Sunday morning at a restaurant on 4th Avenue.

According to the criminal complaint, Devers and three other men were causing a problem at the restaurant and they were asked to leave and refused to. Devers allegedly hit an officer in the face with a closed fist and another officer in the back of the head. Police said Devers had slurred speech and smelled of alcohol.

Devers, a redshirt junior lineman, was suspended for a violation of team rules.

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