Florida State quarterback and reigning Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston was issued a citation Tuesday for shoplifting crab legs from a Publix supermarket, SB Nation reported, citing multiple sources.
“He got an adult civil citation,” a source told the website. “If he completes the sanctions it will never show up on his record.
“They commonly give them to juveniles on first criminal offenses. They are now doing it for minor misdemeanors for adults to lower crime rate.”
A source told SB Nation that Winston will be fined $30, required to do community service and suspended from FSU’s baseball team, with whom he’s 1-0 with a 1.50 ERA in 16 appearances this spring. Winston was named to the preseason All-America third team as a utility player by Baseball America.
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