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Colts owner entering care facility following arrest

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Jim Irsay is entering a treatment facility following his arrest Sunday for operating while intoxicated and possession of a controlled substance. Police said he failed sobriety tests and had a prescription drugs in his vehicle.

Yesterday, Jim Irsay took the first step toward regaining good health. He voluntarily checked into a highly-respected health care facility and is committed to undergoing the treatment and care necessary to help him meet his challenges head-on. Jim, the Irsay family, and the Colts organization are all deeply appreciative of the incredible outpouring of support and compassion from our fans and the Indiana community.

Entering the care facility is not part of any arrangement with law enforcement.  If convicted on the felony charges, Irsay could face six months to three years in prison on each count.

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