Names: Isaiah Wright, Camion Patrick
Known For: Former College Football Players
Charges: Criminal Homicide
Former East Mississippi Community College running back Isaiah Wright was arrested on Wednesday (September 13, 2017) in Harriman, Tennessee. Wright’s brother and former Indiana University wide receiver Camion Patrick was arrested on Wednesday (September 13, 2017) in Bloomington, Indiana.
According to the Knoxville News Sentinel, Wright and Patrick were arrested in connection with the July 25 stabbing death of a 18-year-old man. Two other men have also been charged in connection with the incident.
Wright and Patrick appeared on the Netflix show Last Chance U.
Wright, 20, played football at East Mississippi Community College in 2016. He enrolled at University of West Georgia but left the school before the 2017 season.
Patrick, 22, played football at East Mississippi Community College in 2014 after he redshirted in 2013. He transferred to Indiana University and was part of the team from 2015 until he was granted a medical hardship in July 2017, ending his college career.
UPDATE: The homicide charge against Patrick was dismissed on Tuesday (November 7, 2017).
UPDATE #2: Wright pleaded guilty to facilitation of aggravated robbery as part of a plea agreement. A charge of criminal homicide has been dropped. He received credit for time served and was sentenced to five years of supervised probation.
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