Former Chicago Bulls star Scottie Pippen was questioned Monday about a fight that occurred over the weekend between him and an autograph seeker outside a Malibu restaurant, authorities said.
Pippen came in voluntarily to a substation after he was named as a suspect in an investigation of an assault with intent to commit great bodily injury, Los Angeles County sheriff’s officials said.
Oklahoma sophomore basketball player Isaiah Cousins was arrested on complaints of public intoxication and interference with the official process early Saturday morning, police confirmed to the Tulsa World.
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Part-time Albany Technical College assistant basketball coach Ravii Givens was charged with marijuana distribution after Albany Police Department officers responded to a burglar alarm and discovered pot in his apartment.
Details are emerging about charges filed on a community coach associated with the Loganville High School basketball program for crimes against children.
Georgia Bureau of Investigations officials provided few details on Thursday’s arrest of Michael Brandon Clay, whose age and address were not immediately available. According to officials, Clay turned himself in following warrants issued on six counts of sexual exploitation of children.
Eric Williams, former NBA player and cast member of the VH1 reality show “Basketball Wives,” is reportedly in a heap of trouble with the law. A judge has reportedly issued a warrant out for Williams’ arrest, stemming from a 2011 paternity case that he has allegedly “ignored” by failing to appear in court to submit a mandated DNA sample, reports TMZ.
A rising junior basketball player at the University of Alabama was arrested on Tuesday on charges tied to an April kidnapping of a 6-year-old girl from Mississippi.
Devonta Pollard has been charged with conspiracy to commit kidnapping, The Tuscaloosa News reported. He’s one of six people arrested in the case. Among the other suspects who have been detained: Mr. Pollard’s mother, Jesse Mae Pollard.
Police say former NBA star Mookie Blaylock remains hospitalized and faces two charges after a fatal crash in suburban Atlanta.
A 37-year-old former Dixon High School football and basketball coach was arrested by Davis police Thursday for allegedly engaging in an illegal sexual relationship with a 17-year-old Dixon girl, according to the Davis Police Department.
Troy Hensley is now being held in the Yolo County Jail on $1 million bail.
A 24-year-old Etobicoke basketball coach was arrested this week and charged on numerous counts of luring and child pornography.
The Child Exploitation Section of Toronto police’s Sex Crimes Unit executed a search warrant at the Etobicoke home of Jordan Cristoferi-Paolucci – also known as Jordan Paolucci – on Wednesday, May 29.
Terrence Leather, a forward who led USF in scoring in back-to-back seasons from 2003-05, is facing felony charges after being arrested in Ybor City early Wednesday morning.
Leather, 32, faces four charges related to the Tampa Police Department arrest: misdemeanor counts of possession of marijuana and open carrying of a firearm, as well as felony charges of destruction/tampering of evidence and being in possession of a firearm during commission of a felony. According to the arrest report, Leather discarded two baggies containing 5.5 grams of marijuana from a car before police saw him with a loaded Glock 17 pistol tucked into the front of his pants. He was released Wednesday on $10,250 bond.
A Bay Area college basketball star was arrested earlier this month on the Peninsula and extradited to Georgia to face charges he was part of a murder plot that left a rapper dead, authorities said.
Decensae White, 25, is due in court May 31 and was being held in Fulton County jail Friday, Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Tracy Flanagan said.
Criminal charges allege that Darin Lance Mason, 46, of Lake Waukomis, coached a boys team during a March 15 game at William Jewell College.