April 2, 2014 Leave a comment
Highland Community College women’s basketball coach William “B.J.” Smith pleaded guilty Tuesday (April 1, 2014) morning in St. Louis, Missouri.
Smith, 49, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy and five counts of mail fraud. As part of a plea agreement, additional counts of mail fraud and receipt of stolen vehicles were dropped.
Smith was arrested in April 2013 and is one of 21 people charged in a multistate car theft ring.
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