Name: Sebastian Telfair
Known For: Former NBA Player
Charges: Unlawful Possession of a Ballistic Vest, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition Magazine, Possession of a Controlled Substance, Aggravated Unlicensed Operator of a Motor Vehicle, a Motor Vehicle Equipment Violation
Former NBA player Sebastian Telfair was arrested early Sunday (June 11, 2017) morning in Brooklyn, New York.
According to FOX Sports, Telfair was arrested at 2:50 a.m. along with another man following a traffic stop. Police noticed a burning marijuana cigarette in the vehicle. During a search of the vehicle, police found three loaded firearms, one semiautomatic rifle, a ballistic vest and two bags of marijuana.
Telfair, 32, played in the NBA with the Portland Trail Blazers (2004-06), Boston Celtics (2006-07), Minnesota Timberwolves (2007-09), Los Angeles Clippers (2009-10), Cleveland Cavaliers (2010), Minnesota Timberwolves (2010-11), Phoenix Suns (2011-13), Toronto Raptors (2013), Oklahoma City Thunder (2014).
UPDATE: Telfair was indicted on Wednesday (October 18, 2017). He entered a plea of not guilty.
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