Former NBA player Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun,drug charges

 
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 11, 2017 4:51 pm    Post subject: Former NBA player Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun,drug charges

http://nba.nbcsports.com/2017/06/11/report-former-blazers-timberwolves-g-sebastian-telfair-arrested-on-gun-drug-charges/

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Report: Former Blazers, Timberwolves G Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun, drug charges


Former NBAer Sebastian Telfair was reportedly arrested on Sunday after officers found him and another man parked illegally in a truck in Brooklyn. According to PIX 11, Telfair had guns, ammunition, a bulletproof vest, and two bags of marijuana.

According to PIX 11, Telfair was charged with crimes related to the paraphernalia in the truck after his arrest. Telfair previously plead guilty in 2008 to criminal possession of a handgun after a 2007 traffic stop revealed a .45 caliber handgun in Telfairís car.

Meanwhile, the photo of the items Telfair was allegedly carrying in his vehicle is pretty substantial.

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He was allegedly illegally parked in a pickup truck with another man, 18-year-old Jami Thomas, when police spotted them, NYPD sources said. Police stopped them after Telfair started driving without turning the carís headlights on.

Officers found three loaded firearms, one semi-automatic rifle, a bulletproof vest, a large quantity of ammunition and two bags of marijuana inside the car.

Police arrested Telfair, 32, and charged him with criminal possession of a weapon, unlawful possession of a ballistic vest, criminal possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of ammunition.

Telfair played 10 seasons in the NBA after being drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers 13th overall in the 2004 NBA Draft. Telfair last played with the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2014-15.
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 11, 2017 5:12 pm    Post subject:

I remember when they did a documentary following his rookie NBA season....they followed the wrong guy....
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 11, 2017 5:43 pm    Post subject:

http://www.spotrac.com/nba/oklahoma-city-thunder/sebastian-telfair-2585/cash-earnings/#

Career Earnings: 19.18 million

---> to small time drug dealer
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 11, 2017 7:45 pm    Post subject:

Another overhyped NYC product.
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 13, 2017 2:52 am    Post subject:

Dead Terrorists in London and Paris would envy that arsenal
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 13, 2017 7:19 am    Post subject:

He was way over-hyped during the draft. The problem wasn't his skill set or size as much as it was his character. He had serious maturity and leadership issues. For that reason alone, the Jail Blazers drafted him.
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