Name: Kevin Meitzenheimer
Team: Utah State University (College Football)
Charges: 2 Counts of Tampering With a Witness, 1 Count of Obstructing Justice, Aggravated Assault, Failing to Remain at an Accident That Involved an Injury
Utah State University linebacker Kevin Meitzenheimer was arrested on Wednesday (April 5, 2017) in Logan, Utah.
According to The Salt Lake Tribune, Meitzenheimer and 19-year-old Dayshawn Littleton were arrested for allegedly intimidating a witness in a burglary case against Utah State football players Troy Murray and Jaylan Brown. Murray and Brown were arrested in April 2017.
Meitzenheimer and Littleton are accused of trying to hit the witness with their vehicle and threatened to return and shoot the victim. Police allegedly found an assault rifle in the vehicle.
Meiztenheimer was charged on Thursday (April 27, 2017).
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