An Indianapolis Colts player was arrested for drug related charges Thursday.    

Police said Javarris James was arrested in Fort Myers, Florida, on a charge of possessing marijuana. Police took the 23-year-old into custody around 9:30 p.m. Thursday night.

James was released on $1,000 bond.

James is the cousin of Colts running back Edgerrin James. Javarris signed as an undrafted free agent last year.

The Colts have not commented on the charges.