Category Archives: San Antonio Spurs

Johnson, DerMarr

Charge: Driving while intoxicated

Arrest Date: May 31, 2008

Franchise: San Antonio Spurs

Age 28

Original news account: Johnson was pulled over for driving 85 mph in a 65 mph zone, and officers smelled alcohol on his breath.  He admitted to having “a few cups of wine.”  This was Johnson’s second career arrest.

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Walker, Samaki

Charge: Reckless driving, fleeing an officer, and driving with an expired license

Arrest Date: August 30, 2000

Franchise: San Antonio Spurs

Age 24

Details: Walker was spotted in Ohio speeding on his motorcycle, and when officers signaled for him to pull over he fled, accelerating to 100mph.  He finally pulled over only after a police helicopter shined a spotlight on him.  He was charged with reckless driving, fleeing an officer, and driving with an expired license.

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Wingate, David

Charge: Rape, assault, and battery

Arrest Date: September 16, 1990

Franchise: San Antonio Spurs

Age 26

Details: Wingate was arrested after a 17 year-old girl accused him of raping her at his apartment.  Wingate claimed the sex was consensual.

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Wingate, David

Charge: Sexual assault

Arrest Date: June 24, 1990

Franchise: San Antonio Spurs

Age 26

Details: Shortly after being arrested for a different rape in September, a 22 year old woman came forward accusing Wingate of raping her 3 months earlier.  She says that after drinking, she passed out and was raped by Wingate and two others at the side of the road, and again back at an apartment of one of the assailants.

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