Coleman, Derrick

Charge: Driving under the influence

Arrest Date: October 27, 1999

Franchise: New Orleans Pelicans

Age 32

Details: Coleman was arrested driving while under the influence after the car he was driving collided with a tractor-trailer. Hornets backup guard Eldridge Recasner  was a passenger in Coleman’s vehicle and was injured.  This was one of three arrests for Coleman in 1999 alone, and one of an astounding seven career arrests.

Original news account


Posted on 03/15/2012, in 1990's, 1999, C, Drunk Driving, New Orleans Pelicans. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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