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Former Seton Hall forward Herb Pope pleads guilty to bank robbery, report says

Former Seton Hall forward Herb Pope's troubles continued on Thursday. Former Seton Hall forward Herb Pope pleaded guilty on Thursday to robbing a bank in Sewickley, Pa., this past February, according to a report from The Associated Press. Stephen Misko, Pope's defense attorney, expects his client to get 2-and-a-half years of jail time plus seven...
Via NJ.com
18 days ago

Former college basketball star pleads guilty to bank robbery

PITTSBURGH (AP) A Pennsylvania high school basketball prospect who later starred at Seton Hall University and hoped to play professionally in the NBA or overseas, leaving behind a sometimes-troubled life, pleaded guilty Thursday to robbing a bank last year. Herb Pope Jr.'s plea before a federal judge in Pittsburgh is perhaps the saddest, most serious chapter in his 28 years. ...
Via Associated Press
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Pennsylvania prep, Seton Hall star guilty of bank robbery

PITTSBURGH (AP) A Pennsylvania high school basketball prospect who later starred at Seton Hall University has pleaded guilty to robbing a bank last year. Twenty-eight-year-old Herb Pope Jr. on Thursday pleaded guilty to helping rob Sewickley Savings Bank last February. Because he pleaded guilty to brandishing a gun during the heist, he'll get at least seven years in prison tacked...
Via Associated Press
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-hoops phenom who cheated death now faces armed robbery charge

In 2012, former Seton Hall men's basketball player Herb Pope was in the running for Big East player of the year. In 2016, things are much different for the 27-year-old.According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pope is being charged in connection to an armed bank robbery committed in Sewickley, Pennsylvania earlier this month:Like too many who flitted across the sports spotlight only...
Via FOX Sports
March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Former Seton Hall forward Herb Pope charged with bank robbery

A former Seton Hall standout is in legal trouble. Former Seton Hall forward Herb Pope is sitting in a county jail and faces trial on several charges in connection with a February bank robbery in Sewickley, Pa., the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. Pope, who grew up in nearby Aliquippa, Pa., has been charged with robbery, conspiracy, reckless...
Via NJ.com
March 02, 2016
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