Four Hofstra Basketball Players Arrested for String of Dorm Room Break-ins
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

hofstra basketball playersFour Hofstra University men’s basketball players were arraigned on Friday after being charged with a string of thefts from school dorm rooms, according to the N. Y. Daily News.

Nassau Police arrested Shaquille Stokes, Kentrell Washington, Jimmy Hall Jr. and Dallas Anglin on Thursday. The break-ins took place between Oct. 4 and Nov. 5 in three dormitories. Cash, laptops, iPads, an iPod Touch and headphones were among the items taken.

All four suspects made statements to police indicating some involvement in the charged crimes. Hofstra spokesman Stephen Gorchov said that after the players were arrested they were immediately suspended from the team and banned from the dormitories.

Read more at the N. Y. Daily News

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Makkada B. Selah is a journalist based in New York City.