Penn State vs Minnesota, Head coach James Franklin

Coach James Franklin greets staff before the game against Minnesota at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019. No. 17 Minnesota defeated No. 4 Penn State 31-26.

Penn State freshman quarterback Christian Veilleux was charged with small amount personal use marijuana possession Monday.

Veilleux was arrested by Officer Michael S. Kauffman in State College.

Veilleux's preliminary hearing is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. on July 21 with Magisterial District Judge Donald M. Hahn.

"We are aware of the charges against Christian Veilleux. These alleged actions do not reflect the values and standards of our program and will be addressed. We will not comment any further as this is an ongoing legal matter," a Penn State Athletics spokesperson said in a statement.


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