go to MSN.com
Found September 04, 2013 on Bush League Chronicle:

Via Bush League Chronicle

Philadelphia 76ers big man Royce White is reportedly at the center of a criminal investigation in Texas after allegedly beating up this then-girlfriend.

White's ex-girlfriend, Maxim model Tania Mehra, filed a police report on August 30 to report an incident that occurred at White's Houston-area home in June.

The report states that someone from the home called 911 on June 22 to report a laceration above Mehra's right eye. At the time, Mehra claimed the injury was from an accidental fall.

However, she has since changed her story, filing another incident report, and claiming she lied about what happened on the night of the incident. In reality, Mehra claims White is to blame for her injury.

Cops tell TMZ, "The victim said she had lied earlier because the suspect played for the NBA and did not want the incident to damage his career."

Law enforcement also tells us, "The victim stated that White had assaulted her after she became angered by his advances toward her friend."

The incident is under investigation and no charges have yet been filed against the 22-year-old White.

A source also told the celebrity gossip site that White grabbed a candleholder and threw it at Mehra during the altercation. But it missed badly and smashed into a nearby mirror, instead.

1 Comment:
  • Knowing him, he'll blame it on his disease and claim it was all the Houston Rockets' fault.
THE BACKYARD
RELATED ARTICLES
BAD SITUATION

Royce White under investigation

Royce White reportedly is under investigation in Texas for an alleged domestic violence incident in June involving his then-girlfriend, Maxim model Tania Mehra. 

Royce White, Still Struggling To Do ANYTHING Right, Investigated For Beating His Girlfriend

Royce White has been in the news quite a bit over the past few years. Considering White, a 2012 first-round draft pick, has yet to play his first career NBA game, none of that news has been particularly good. His latest headline involves a domestic abuse investigation. According to TMZ, White is being investigated for beating his girlfriend and throwing a candleholder at her back...

Royce White’s Attorney Calls Battered Ex-GF A “Disgruntled Former Employee”

Yesterday we reported on the allegations from Royce White’s ex-girlfriend, that the 76ers forward assaulted her in June, after White tried to seduce her best friend. White’s ex girlfriend and Maxim model Tania Mehra filed a police report on August 30 to report an incident that took place at Royce’s Houston-area home back in June. According to law enforcement officials,  someone...

Royce White reportedly under investigation for domestic violence

Philadelphia 76ers forward Royce White is reportedly under investigation for domestic violence for an incident that occurred earlier this summer. TMZ reported on Wednesday that White’s ex-girlfriend, Maxim model Tania Mehra, filed a police report on Aug. 30 to report an incident that took place at White’s Houston-area home on June 22. Police say someone […]

Nerlens Noel, Reeves Nelson, Royce White Show No Reclamation Project Too Large for Rebuilding Sixers

The Celtics’ saving grace — or their biggest problem, depending on how one looks at it — is that for all their roster juggling this offseason, they might not even finish in the bottom third of their own division this season. The Raptors are as bad as ever, and while trading away Andrea Bargnani may be this year’s second-biggest case of addition by subtraction, they are still...

Philadelphia 76ers: 3 Pivotal Questions Entering The Season

Philadelphia 76ers: 3 Pivotal Questions Entering The Season By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher of Hoopstuff 1. Is This Evan Turner’s Season? - Disappointing is probably the first word that comes to mind when people think about Evan Turner, 2010′s number 2 overall pick. He has improve every year, is a skilled scorer, distributor and rebounder, but more is always expected from...

2 more reports of NBA domestic issues; Pistons head coach Maurice Cheeks & Sixers Royce White

The list of domestic situations allegedly involving the NBA continues to grow this off season with 76′ers forward Royce White and Pistons head coach Maurice Cheeks taking center stage. White is being investigated for an incident that took place on June 22nd. White’s ex-girlfriend, Maxim model Tania Mehra filed a police report August 30th claiming White caused a cut to her face...
76ers 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!

RUMORS & GOSSIP

Report: Patriots players 'pissed' about Mankins trade

Jim Rogash/Getty ImagesWe've seen this story before.Patriots players were, according to Ben Volin of The Boston Globe, "pissed" about the Logan Mankins trade.  A league source connected to several Patriots players used a “p” word that rhymes with “missed” to describe the mood in the locker room Tuesday. Many players still felt that Mankins was the best lineman...
Via Patriots Life
8 hours ago

Report: North Carolina football being investigated for hazing

Already with an ugly history of academic fraud, illegal benefits, and NCAA sanctions, the University of North Carolina is being investigated again. According to a report from Yahoo! Sports the Tar Heels football team is currently being investigated for an alleged hazing incident. Yahoo! Sports: During the first week of August, redshirt freshman walk-on wide […]
Via Full Scale Sports
12 hours ago

WVU QB says his first kiss was with Nick Saban's daughter

Clint Trickett’s full quote, context and all. Romeo and Juliet scene gonna play out Saturday in Atlanta. #WVU pic.twitter.com/S6aDXlcWlR — Stephen...
Via Busted Coverage
10 hours ago

Odd good-luck charm credited for Yanks' winning streak

With time winding down on the season and the New York Yankees’ hopes of making the postseason dwindling, relief pitcher Shawn Kelley may have inadvertently stumbled upon the team’s good luck charm while perusing Amazon. Kelley last week debuted a particularly disturbing-looking horse head mask during pregame stretches and since then, the Yankees have not […] The post Yankees’...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
20 hours ago

Report: NHL putting team in Las Vegas is 'done deal'

It’s time to talk about NHL expansion again. The topic which most of us have exhausted ourselves discussing is back and this time it comes from a report seen in The Providence. According to Tony Gallagher, an NHL team in Vegas is going to be a reality in the very near future. From the article: “Sources close to the situation have indicated Las Vegas is a done deal, the only thing...
Via Puck Drunk Love
12 hours ago

Wolves owner takes a few parting shots at Kevin Love

Now that Kevin Love is officially a Cleveland Cavalier, it’s open season for his former employer and/or teammates to take shots at him on his way out the door. That’s exactly what Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor has done. Would you […]
Via The Kevin Burke Project
13 hours ago

Josh Shaw mentioned in burglary report near campus

Josh Shaw’s name was mentioned in a burglary report taken nearby the USC campus in downtown Los Angeles, according to a report from TMZ. Shaw suffered two sprained ankles on Saturday night and told USC the injuries occurred when he jumped off a second-floor balcony to save a 7-year-old nephew who was drowning in a […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
14 hours ago

Seahawks, Carroll fined $300K for offseason rules violation

Chris Mortensen of ESPN reports that the Seahawks and HC Pete Carroll have been fined over $300,000 for violation of the offseason non-contact rules. According to the report, Carroll’s fine is “at least” $100,000 and the Seahawks received a fine “in excess of $200,000.” Mortensen adds that Seattle will be docked two 2015 minicamp practices after their June 16th OTA...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
15 hours ago

Has the Josh Gordon suspension decision already been made?

Photo by Scott Sargent / WFNY Adam Schefter is reporting that the Josh Gordon appeal decision has been made. Apparently the only thing left to decide is when to issue that judgement. Schefter just said on SC that he's heard Gordon decision has been made and Henderson just needs to decide when to issue it. #takeyourtime — Chris Fillar (@ItsFillar) August 26, 2014 It’s all...
Via Waiting For Next Year
17 hours ago

Jerry Jones: Cowboys want to win with ‘glitz and glamour’

The Cowboys already are the NFL’s most valuable franchise. Now Jerry Jones wants them to be known as the most glamorous. “We’re the glitz and the glamour of the NFL,” Jones said, via the Dallas Morning News. “We want to kick [our opponents’] you know what with glitz and glamour.” On Monday, the Cowboys announced a partnership with Hublot, a high-end Swiss watchmaker...
Via Helmet2Helmet
17 hours ago
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

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

Company Info
Help
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.