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Report: Florida CB J.C. Jackson Arrested Saturday Night Following Armed Robbery

Florida redshirt freshman cornerback J.C. Jackson was arrested Saturday night following an armed robbery, according to multiple reports. 

Jackson, a 5-foot-11, 195-pound defensive back, turned himself in at the Gainesville Police Department station late Saturday night. 

Here's the Gainesville PD's report on the arrest. 

">@GainesvillePD summary on arrest of Gator football player JC Jackson. pic.twitter.com/BdpwmzjNwV

— Vic Micolucci - WJXT (@WJXTvic)

Here's @GainesvillePD summary on arrest of Gator football player JC Jackson. pic.twitter.com/BdpwmzjNwV

— Vic Micolucci WJXT (@WJXTvic) April 19, 2015

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Jackson has had a troubled first year at Florida. The defensive back was in the car with Treon Harris when the quarterback was pulled over and charged with a second-degree misdemeanor for operating a vehicle without a license. He was also grazed by a bulletduring during a shooting in Immokalee, Fla., on Christmas Eve. 

Jackson redshirted the 2014 season after injuring himself in the Gators' season opener.