Former Griz faces DUI, resisting arrest charges


POSTED: 10:52 AM May 19 2013

A receiver on the Missoula Phoenix football team who is also a former University of Montana basketball player has been taken into custody by police.
The Missoulian reports ( that 27-year-old Ceylon Elgin-Taylor was arrested about 2:30 a.m. Saturday and faces charges of misdemeanor aggravated driving under the influence and resisting arrest.
Sgt. Jerry Odlin of the Missoula Police Department says an officer identified Elgin-Taylor, and that the player had a municipal court warrant for driving without a license.
A DUI investigation followed, and police say Elgin-Taylor didn't follow instructions when getting handcuffed.
Elgin-Taylor was booked into the Missoula County Detention Center and released on bond a few hours later.