Arrests

FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2017, file photo, former New York Knicks player Charles Oakley is shown before an NBA basketball game between the Knicks and the Cleveland Cavaliers, in Cleveland. Casino regulators in Nevada are accusing former New York Knicks star Charles Oakley of gambling fraud. The Nevada Gaming Control Board on Thursday, July 12, 2018, said Oakley was arrested Sunday at the Cosmopolitan casino-resort on the Las Vegas Strip on suspicion of committing or attempting to commit a fraudulent act in a gaming establishment. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
July 12, 2018 - 5:18 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former New York Knicks star Charles Oakley is being accused of gambling fraud after a wager at a Las Vegas casino last weekend, casino regulators said Thursday. Oakley was arrested Sunday at the Cosmopolitan casino-resort on the Las Vegas Strip on suspicion of committing or...
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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2017, file photo, Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones walks on the field before an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, in Cleveland. Police say Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones was attacked during a run-in with a facility-service employee at the airport in Atlanta. Atlanta Police spokesman Jarius Daugherty says Jones confronted ABM Industries employee Frank Ragin after Ragin made a "gesture" toward the football player Tuesday night, July 10, 2018, at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)
July 11, 2018 - 12:55 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Police say former Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones was attacked during a run-in with a facility-service employee at the airport in Atlanta. Atlanta Police spokesman Jarius Daugherty says Jones confronted ABM Industries employee Frank Ragin after Ragin made a "gesture...
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FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2015, file photo, Detroit Lions tight end Brandon Pettigrew (87) watches the scoreboard during the second half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, in Detroit. Pettigrew was arrested in Pittsburgh early Monday, July 9, 2018, for punching an officer in the chest after refusing to pay $97 for a limo ride to a hotel, according to police, who say the NFL free agent and former Lions player has been charged with two counts of aggravated assault, theft of services and public drunkenness. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
July 09, 2018 - 4:34 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police say a former Detroit Lions player has been arrested in Pittsburgh for punching an officer after refusing to pay a limo driver. NFL free agent Brandon Pettigrew is charged with two counts of aggravated assault, theft of services and public drunkenness. Police say the 33-year...
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July 08, 2018 - 10:36 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former NFL cornerback has been arrested after police say he broke into the Southern California house of an ex-girlfriend who has a restraining order against him. Police say Brandon Browner broke into the house, threatened to kill the woman and stole a Rolex watch valued at...
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July 07, 2018 - 3:39 pm
CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim is apologizing for what he calls "incredibly poor judgment and inexcusable actions" that resulted in a Fourth of July DUI arrest in a Phoenix suburb. The Cardinals said Saturday the team was gathering information and would handle...
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In this June 26, 2018 photo, Bergen County Prosecutors Office and Sheriff's Department investigate a body found in the home of Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins in Fair Lawn, N.J. Authorities have identified the dead man as Roosevelt Rene, a family friend of Jenkins. (Aristide Economopoulos/The Star-Ledger via AP)
June 27, 2018 - 6:06 pm
FAIR LAWN, N.J. (AP) — The brother of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins was arrested and charged Wednesday with manslaughter in the death of a 25-year-man whose body was found in the NFL player's New Jersey home. The Bergen County prosecutor's office said Wednesday 34-year-old William H...
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FILE - In this Jan 17, 2009, file photo, Keith McCants poses for a portrait in Mobile, Ala. Pinellas County Jail records show 50-year-old Keith McCants, a former defensive end for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the University of Alabama, was arrested early Monday, June 25, 2018, near St. Petersburg, Fla. He's charged with a felony count of possession of crack cocaine and driving with a revoked or suspended license. (AP Photo/Press-Register, John David Mercer, File)
June 26, 2018 - 8:58 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The attorney for a former Tampa Bay and University of Alabama defensive end arrested in Florida on drug charges says the public should withhold judgment until a proper investigation is complete. Andrew Mallory, representing 50-year-old Keith McCants, said in a statement...
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Referee Enrique Caceres from Paraguay, right, speaks to Iran head coach Carlos Queiroz during the group B match between Iran and Portugal at the 2018 soccer World Cup at the Mordovia Arena in Saransk, Russia, Monday, June 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
June 25, 2018 - 7:06 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Monday the World Cup (all times local): 1:55 a.m. Iran coach Carlos Queiroz was so furious with the World Cup's video assistant referee system that he turned his postgame news conference following the 1-1 draw with Portugal into a lengthy rant against FIFA's...
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This June 24, 2018 photo released by the Tampa Police Department shows Mikese Morse at the jail in Tampa, Fla. Tampa police say Morse was arrested Sunday night and charged with premeditated first-degree murder. He's also charged with leaving the scene of a crash with a death and injuries. He's being held without bail at the Hillsborough County Jail. (Tampa Police Department via AP)
June 25, 2018 - 4:57 pm
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a hit-and-run crash that killed a Florida father on bike ride with his young sons (all times local): 3:45 p.m. The parents of a man arrested in Florida for allegedly hitting and killing a man on a bicycle say their son is a talented athlete who suffers from profound...
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June 25, 2018 - 7:49 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A former defensive end for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the University of Alabama has been arrested on drug charges in Florida. Pinellas County Jail records show 50-year-old Keith McCants was arrested early Monday near St. Petersburg. He's charged with a felony count of...
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