Found July 22, 2013 on The Victory Formation:
PLAYERS: P.J. Hairston

Much to the chagrin of those in Raleigh, NC, charges against Tar Heels’ guard P.J. Hairston have been dismissed, according to a report from Back on June 5th of this year, Hairston was stopped with two other men in his car and he was charged with marijuana possession and driving without a license. Those charges were dismissed on July 19. According to court records, Hairston obtained and completed a drug assessment and the state decided not to proceed based on those actions. Hairston was also able to provide his current driver’s license. With that all said, there is still a question of the 9mm that was in the vehicle along with nine rounds of ammunition. Nobody has laid claim to ownership of the gun, and no charges have been assessed. With all the criminal issues put aside, it appears that attention will turn to the vehicle that Hairston was operating, as it was a rental. Questions about eligibility will be the focus. The car was rented by an ex-convict named Haydn “Fats” Thomas, for a cost of $1,261.64. Hairston was pulled over in May for speeding in a rented Camaro. Though not in Thomas’ name, his address was used. [...]


UNC’s P.J. Hairston Tweets Out Smiley Face After Drug Charges Dropped

UNC fans got some good news this morning regarding star guard P.J. Hairston. The Tar Heels’ leading scorer had been charged with possession of marijuana and driving without a license back in early June – but those charges have now been dropped, as first reported by Want to know how Hairston feels about it? Well… Twitter Can’t say we blame him – it looks...

Charges dismissed against Tar Heels' Hairston

Authorities have dismissed charges against North Carolina basketball leading scorer P.J. Hairston from a traffic stop last month. Hairston was arrested June 5 and charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession and driving without a license at a checkpoint in Durham. But the Durham County clerk of court's office said Monday those charges were dismissed Friday after Hairston produced...

Report: All charges dropped against Tar Heels' Hairston

All charges have been dropped against North Carolina forward P.J. Hairston in connection with a June 5 arrest, according to But when reached by, the Durham County court clerk said they could not comment on the situation. Hairson was stopped at a license checkpoint on June 5 and he was stopped and charged with possession of marijuana and...
Tar Heels News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.