Friday, August 26, 2011
News: Former NBA Player Javaris Crittenton Charged With Murder
Former Washington Wizards player Javaris Crittenton, the other guy in the Gilbert Arenas gun incident has been charged with murdering a 23yr old woman.
Crittenton is accused of shooting the mother of 3 on August 19 in Atlanta. Investigators don't believe she was the intended target. According to AJC.com, authorities believe Crittenton was gunning for someone who robbed him back in April.
The victim was shot in the hip and died in surgery.
You'll recall the famous incident in the Wizards locker room in 2009, when Arenas and Crirttenton pulled guns on each other. Crittenton pled guilty to gun possession and was placed on 1 year's probation.
Crittenton is currently a fugitive at large and cops are looking for him
UPDATE: Former NBA player Javaris Crittenton has been arrested after trying to board an airplane in Orange County, CA.
Crittenton had checked in for a flight to Atlanta last night, where his lawyer said he was going to surrender in a murder case. He was taken to an L.A. police station and booked on suspicion of being a fugitive from justice, the FBI confirms to the Washington Post.
Javaris, who played for the Washington Wizards, was wanted for murder in the shooting death of 22-year-old Julian Jones