According to Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo of NFL Network, police found Worley passed out inside his vehicle blocking a lane on the highway at around 6 a.m.
The source tells Action News that Worley became combative and officers used a Taser.
A gun was also recovered at the scene of the incident.
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The Panthers originally selected Worley in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft, the same draft where they selected James Bradberry in the second round following the loss of Josh Norman in free agency.
In college, Worley pleaded no contest to misdemeanor assault over an incident involving a woman at a night club.
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Worley started 14 games for the Panthers last season and finished his second National Football League campaign with 63 tackles and a career-high two interceptions.
He said at the time that he had been defending his girlfriend with whom he now has a baby boy with.
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