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Deaths of former Arizona State University football player, and woman, maybe drug related: Police
December 12th, 2017

Police: Deaths of former ASU football player Brock Haman and female friend maybe drug related A former Arizona State University football player and a woman were discovered dead inside a luxury apartment on Friday. Authorities found the bodies of 25-year-old Veronica Birk and 24-year-old Brock Haman in Scottsdale inside the Cibola Apartment Complex. On Saturday,…

Boston Red Sox pitcher Steven Wright arrested for domestic assault

Steven Wright, starting pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, was taken into custody this weekend for domestic assault after he got into a dispute with his spouse. According to Fox17 Nashville, the starting righty was busted on Friday at his residence in Tennessee after an incident involving his wife took place, leading to his arrest….

Former WWE champ Rich Swann arrested for assaulting wife
December 10th, 2017

GAINESVILLE, Florida –  Former WWE champ Rich Swann was arrested in Florida on Saturday and charged with battery and false imprisonment following a confrontation with wife and fellow wrestler Vannarah Riggs who goes by the name Su Yung. Gainesville Police said the confrontation occurred after the 26-year-old wrestler criticized his wife’s performance who had wrestled…

Mother of NBA star Chris Bosh named in drug trafficking investigation
December 9th, 2017

Authorities raid home of NBA star Chris Bosh Authorities raided the Texas home of Chris Bosh amid reports the mother of the NBA star is a suspect in a drug trafficking investigation. According to TMZ, the DeSoto Police Department executed a search warrant during a raid on Bosh’s home Friday morning. Bosh’s mother Freida Bosh,…

Former NFL player Merrill Robertson Jr. sentenced to 10 years in prison running $10 million fraud scheme
December 7th, 2017

RICHMOND, Va. — Former NFL player Merrill Robertson Jr. was sentenced to 40 years in federal prison for a fraud scheme that bilked over 50 investors of 10 million dollars. Dana J. Boente, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, said in a Justice Department press release that the 37-year-old Robertson Jr. of Chesterfield…

Brother of soccer great Lionel Messi arrested after gun found on his blood-spattered speedboat
December 3rd, 2017

The older brother of soccer megastar Lionel Messi has been taken into custody for illegally possessing a firearm after a gun was discovered on his blood-splattered speedboat. Matias Messi, 35, was arrested in a hospital in Rosario, Argentina, where is recuperating from a fractured jaw and other injuries from what he said was a boating…

Shocking video surfaces of Georgia Tech college football player knocking out teammate
November 30th, 2017

Georgia Tech college football player knocks teammate out in stunning video Shocking footage surfaced Tuesday showing a one-punch fight between defensive backs that occurred down in the Georgia Tech athletic facility before spring practices commenced. In the recording, which was obtained by TMZ Sports, Step Durham and Lance Austin begin fighting after a couple of…

Authorities arrest former St. Johns Basketball player in connection with Tampa serial killings
November 29th, 2017

Police arrest 24-year-old former St. Johns Basketball player in connection with Tampa serial killings Authorities arrested a former St. Johns Basketball player late Tuesday, who officials say will be charged with murder in a string of serial killings that have terrorized a neighborhood of Tampa. Tampa Police Chief Brian Dugan announced at a news conference…

Police charge three Pennsylvania high school football players as adults in the rape of 14-year-old girl
November 26th, 2017

Pennsylvania authorities have formally charged three high school football players, accused of raping a 14-year-old girl at gunpoint as adults. West York Police charged the three 16-year-old three suspects, identified as Andrew R. Miller, Daishon M. Richardson, and Kelvin J. Mercedes, with several counts of rape including – involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, forcible compulsion, unlawful…

Former USA Olympic Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar pleads guilty to molesting several girls
November 22nd, 2017

Larry Nassar, the former doctor for the USA Gymnastics team, admitted to molesting seven girls, including Olympic gold medalists McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman, and Gabby Douglas, as he pleaded guilty to sexual assault charges in Michigan. Appearing in an Orange jumpsuit, Dr. Larry Nassar, who is accused of molesting over 130 patients, apologized to the…