Former college star and NBA player Javaris Crittenton turned himself in to police on Thursday, a day after he was indicted on murder charges.
Javaris Crittenton played three seasons in the NBA including stints with the Lakers, Wizards and Bobcats. Crittenton has been indicted on charges of murder. The former first-round pick has been charged with the murder of Julian Jones, an Atlanta woman, and the attempted murder of another man.
Jones was shot and killed in August 2011 while she was out walking with a group....
Javaris Crittenton, a former NBA player, was indicted Tuesday on murder charges stemming from a 2011 Atlanta shooting that claimed the life of 22-year-old mother of four, Jullian Jones.
The shooting, a drive-by, was in retaliation for a robbery in which Crittenton was the victim. Jones was not the intended target.
From NBC 11 Alive in Atlanta…
The 12- count indictment...
Ex-NBA player Javaris Crittenton, who is facing murder charges, is being accused of slapping the mother of his son.
Former NBA player Javaris Crittenton, who is currently out on bond on murder charges, was released from jail near Atlanta after being arrested on speeding and obstruction charges.
Crittenton was arrested after driving a black Porsche more than 60 mph in a 45 mph zone.
Police say Crittenton refused to get out of his Porsche when he was ordered to do so and he refused to sign the speeding ticket.