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Michigan Football Staffer Fired After His Arrest

General view of Michigan Stadium during the Michigan Football Spring Game on April 1, 2016 at Michigan Stadium.

ANN ARBOR, MI - APRIL 01: General view of Michigan Stadium during the Michigan Football Spring Game on April 1, 2016 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

A Michigan football staff member who was arrested is no longer employed by the program.

Fergus Connolly, a Michigan athletics staff member, was reportedly arrested on suspicion of drunken driving earlier this month.

Michigan reportedly announced today that Connolly is no longer employed.

Nick Baumgardner first reported the news.

Connolly was the Director of Performance Science for the Michigan football program.

MLive had details on his arrest. They're not good:

Fergus Connolly, 40, also told an officer he would "put him in a wheelchair," according to the police report.

Connolly has not been formally charged in the incident. Police say they are waiting for laboratory results, which could take several weeks.

An Ann Arbor police report obtained through the Freedom of Information Act details the allegations against Connolly: that he crashed an SUV - one that may have been a university vehicle - while drunk driving, was combative, shouted profanities, refused a preliminary breath test and denied he was drunk.

You can view the full report here.