Panthers Wide Receiver Arrested On Gun & Drug Charges

UNION COUNTY, S.C. — Carolina Panthers’ wide receiver Shi Smith was arrested on Friday in Union County, S.C. on drug and gun charges.


Shi Smith

Police charged Smith with Unlawful Carrying of a Handgun, Possession of a Schedule I Narcotic/Schedule II Narcotic, and Speeding.

His total bond is close to $6,355, according to the Union County Sheriff’s Department.

A team spokesperson for the Panthers told WCCB they are aware of the situation, it is a pending legal matter, and they do not have further comment at this time.