Name: Charles Oakley
Known For: Former NBA Player
Former NBA player Charles Oakley was arrested Wednesday (February 8, 2017) in New York City, New York.
According to ESPN, Oakley allegedly shoved a security guard at Madison Square Garden during the game between the New York Knicks and Los Angeles Clippers. He was then escorted out of the building and arrested.
Oakley, 53, played in the NBA with the Chicago Bulls (1985-88), New York Knicks (1988-98), Toronto Raptors (1999-2001), Chicago Bulls (2001-02), Washington Wizards (2002-03) and Houston Rockets (2004).
UPDATE: Oakley rejected a plea offer on Friday (June 2, 2017). Trial is scheduled to start on August 4.
UPDATE #2: Oakley accepted a deal on Friday (August 4, 2017).
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