Tulane guard Teshaun Hightower was arrested Saturday and charged with murder in connection with a homicide in Georgia earlier this month.
Hightower, the team’s leading scorer last season, is currently an inmate at Henry County Jail, per ESPN, and is scheduled to appear Sunday morning. He’s being charged with felony murder, aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and battery.
The Henry County Police Department released the names of six men who are subjects in a homicide that occurred April 8 in Stockbridge, Georgia. According to a police report, officers responded to a call for a person shot at approximately 11 a.m. The victim, Devante Anthony Long, 24, was taken to the hospital and died of his injuries, police told the Atlanta Journal Constitution.