Tarpley, Roy

Charge: Driving while intoxicated and resisting arrest

Arrest Date: November 15, 1989

Franchise: Dallas Mavericks

Age 24

Details: Tarpley, who was ultimately banned from the NBA for repeated drug and alcohol violations, received his first career arrest after getting pulled over and scuffling with officers.  It ultimately took six policemen to subdue him after his violent reaction. He was later arrested for DUI again two years later.

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Posted on 02/05/2011, in 1980's, 1989, Dallas Mavericks, Drunk Driving, Resisting Arrest, T. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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