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Change of plea hearing set for Colts owner Irsay

– Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay is scheduled to appear in court for a change-of-plea hearing following his arrest on drug-related charges following a traffic stop.

Irsay was due to appear in Hamilton Superior Court in Noblesville on Tuesday morning.

The 55-year-old Irsay has pleaded not guilty to charges of driving while intoxicated and driving with a Schedule I or II controlled substance in his body.

He was arrested March 16 near his suburban Indianapolis home after being spotted driving slowly, stopping in the roadway and failing to use a turn signal. Officers said he had trouble reciting the alphabet and failed field sobriety tests. Various prescription drugs were found in his vehicle.

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