Category Archives: Los Angeles Lakers

Rodman, Dennis

Charge: Public intoxication

Arrest Date: August 21, 1999

Franchise: Los Angeles Lakers

Age 38

Details: Rodman was drunk and causing a disturbance at a Newport Beach, California restaurant and refused to leave after being asked  by management.  Police were subsequently called and he was arrested for public intoxication.  This was the first of three incidents where Rodman would be arrested over a four month span in late 1999.

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Blount, Corie

Charge: Traffic warrant

Arrest Date: August 29, 1996

Franchise: Los Angeles Lakers

Age 27

Details: During an early morning traffic stop in Los Angeles, officers discovered an outstanding warrant for Blount from 5 years earlier stemming from a citation for driving with a suspended license, and placed him under arrest.

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Peeler, Anthony

Charge: Probation violation

Arrest Date: November 6, 1995

Franchise: Los Angeles Lakers

Age 25

Campbell, Elden

Charge: Driving under the influence

Arrest Date: July 7, 1995

Franchise: Los Angeles Lakers

Age 26

Details: Campbell was drunk driving in Los Angeles late in the evening and was involved in a single car accident on the freeway.  He was speeding and managed to roll his car, luckily avoiding serious injury.  This was his first career arrest, he was subsequently arrested again about four years later.

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Worthy, James

Charge: Solicitation of prostitution

Arrest Date: November 15, 1990

Franchise: Los Angeles Lakers

Age 29

Details: While on a road trip in Houston to play the Rockets, Worthy contacted an escort service and requested the services of a local hooker.  Unfortunately for him, the escort service was monitored by undercover police officers and Worthy was arrested for solicitation.

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