Ex-Oregon Ducks Football Player Arrested After Disturbance at Party Supply Store in Clovis

A former football standout from Fresno whose NFL prospects were derailed by repeated run-ins with the law has been arrested once again on suspicion of theft and drug possession.

Cliff Harris is seen in a booking photo released by the Clovis Police Department.

Cliff Harris is seen in a booking photo released by the Clovis Police Department.

On Saturday, 25-year-old Cliff Harris, a former Oregon Ducks cornerback, was taken into custody by a Clovis, Calif., police officer investigating a disturbance at a party supply store just after 6:30 p.m.

“Harris was booked into Fresno County Jail for theft, possession of a controlled substance, possession of paraphernalia, and revocation of post-release community supervision,” the department said.

The episode is the latest in a string of incidents that have foiled the Edison High School alum’s NFL ambitions and prompted his mother to publish an anguished defense of her son on Facebook.

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