The Orange and Beachwood Police departments, along with the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s office conducted a joint prostitution sting at a hotel.
Groves, 28, called and made arrangements for services. He was arrested without incident when he arrived. He was released from the scene and a May 10 court date was set for Bedford Court.
A box of condoms and $195.70 were taken as evidence.
Groves signed a two-year, $2.8 million free-agent contract with the Browns in March. His biography says he’s married with a son and daughter.
The arrest occurred in the middle of a three-day team minicamp, the first under coach Rob Chudzinski. Groves attended all three practices.