Charles Oakley Arrested At Las Vegas Casino For Cheating, Allegedly

Charles Oakley arrested for allegedly cheating at casino

On Thursday, TMZ Sports reported Oakley tried to remove a $100 chip from a wager after realizing he was going to lose.

In a statement to the news outlet, the Nevada Gaming Board said the 54-year-old Oakley is "suspected of adding to or reducing his wager on a gambling game after the outcome was known".

Former NBA forward Charles Oakley was arrested Sunday after he was caught on camera allegedly cheating at the Cosmopolitan, a Las Vegas casino.

In court documents related to the lawsuits, obtained by Newsday a year ago, the Aria said the 2010 skirmish merely was the latest example of bad behavior by Oakley in Las Vegas.

Oak was reportedly booked at the Clark County Detention Center and is facing 1 to 6 years in prison if convicted of a "a fraudulent act in a gaming establishment".

Jerry West slights Lakers over LeBron signing
The "controversial" LeBron James Lakers mural that went up in the Venice area of Los Angeles has been painted over by the artist who created it.

Epic Announces $8M Summer Skirmish Series - Fortnite
Epic Games has been teasing players over the last week, dropping hints online about what the new season will bring. Gamers prepare as Fortnite will be taken offline this morning in preparation for Epic Games' Season 5 update.

Married woman, mechanic reportedly die from carbon monoxide poisoning during sex
However, NBC New York reported that the two were having sex in a vehicle in the garage when they were found dead. We don't know, ' she said. "I can't do that", daughter Khalisha Johnson told CBS . "She was everything to me".

"This is an insignificant matter that will be quickly resolved", a source from Oakley's camp told TMZ. Oakley has an active civil suit against Madison Square Garden and Knicks owner James Dolan following his February 2017 forced removal from the arena by security and subsequent arrest.

Charles Oakley, shown here coaching the Killer 3s in a Big3 summer basketball game. Oakley got in a fight with a security guard, causing a pause in the game, before being dragged away.

Oakley accepted a deal with prosecutors that eventually dismissed misdemeanor assault and trespass charges against him after he stayed out of trouble for six months.

Oakley played for the Knicks from 1988 to 1998, helping them become one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference.

Related:

Comments

Latest news

Twitter outrage - who is buying frozen rice?
ALDI - Market Fare Corn Kernels 1kg Queensland, VIC, WA and select NSW stores Product of Hungary (only). Listeria can invade the central nervous system and cause meningitis and even brain infection.

Backlash over Forbes dubbing Kylie Jenner 'self-made'
In another tweet, she stated that if there should be someone celebrated for being "self-made", it should be Jenner's mother, Kris. Netizens are pointing out the fact that Jenner shouldn't be called "self-made" as she was born into an already rich family.

MLB All-Star Futures Game 2018: Date, start time, rosters, how to watch
He improved his numbers during 2012, recording a 14-4 record in 26 games pitching 134 innings. The 20th Futures Game will be played July 15 at Nationals Park at 1:00p.

Hamilton secures scorching home British GP pole ahead of Vettel
Raikkonen received a 10-second penalty for the incident and said he accepted that it was his fault. They have really caught up", the F1 legend Lauda said after Hamilton qualified on Pole.

Japan: Toll in flood-related incidents reaches 200, United Nations offers support
Japan Self-Defense Force soldiers rescue people from a flooded area in Mabi town in Kurashiki , Okayama Prefecture, on July 8. The town of Fukuyama in Hiroshima prefecture issued an evacuation order over fears that a small lake could burst its banks.

Bank of Canada raises its benchmark interest rate to 1.5%
It also said underlying wage growth has been weaker than what would normally be expected in a tightened job market. Business loans, student loans, lines of credit and home equity lines of credit will cost more to service.

How to update Sonos speakers for AirPlay 2 and HomeKit
Sonos' big-sound-in-small-speakers design has won praise , along with loyalty of some users who install them in multiple rooms. However, you can also manually check for the update if it's not showing up yet, by heading into the settings page in the app.

Leaked promo material reveals new Galaxy Note 9 S Pen
As we get closer to Samsung's Unpacked press conference on August 9th, we're bound to see even more Note 9 leaks... like this one. A source with a respectable track record has leaked what appears to be promotional material for the Galaxy Note 9 .

Two USB adapters for Surface Go will launch August 2nd, too
Microsoft is claiming nine hours of battery life, which should be enough for all-day working if it turns out to be accurate. Don't forget that Microsoft launched a new Surface Mobile Mouse alongside the Surface Go, which is also up for pre-order.

Apple launches faster processors on MacBook Pro
Apple offers the upgraded high-end 15-inch MacBook Pro with four different storage options, ranging from 512GB all the way to 4TB. Also, storage can reach up to 2TB of PCIe NVMe SSD, but RAM remains limited to 16GB of LPDDR3-2133.

House GOP weighs contempt against key witness in Federal Bureau of Investigation probes
When he returns to Capitol Hill for Thursday's hearing he will be speaking publicly about the messages for the first time. If the full House does vote to hold someone in contempt, the matter then moves to the courts, where it has often stalled.

Fans thank England for 'making nation dream'
Eric Amsalem, a 48-year-old Croatian fan with his face painted in the colours of the national flag said: "It's a small country. In capital Zagreb, more than 10,000 people gathered in the central square to watch the match despite rain.

Trump visit to United Kingdom begins on awkward note
Asked about the President's view on US-UK relations, he said: "He has worked here for so many years, he knows so many people". Permission for the float was issued by London Mayor Sadiq Khan, who has exchanged back-and-forth criticism with Trump.

Explosion rocks Wisconsin town in US, at least 3 hurt
Multiple videos from the area show that the explosion turned a section of Sun Prairie into a smoldering, burning hazard area. He said the building across from his shop "literally lifted up". "People were scrambling", Owen said, according to Fox 6 .

All 11 rescued from crashed plane on Prince of Wales
A plane carrying 11 people crashed Tuesday on a mountainside in Alaska, officials and rescuers said, but there were no deaths. Initial reports are the plane went down about 2,000 feet up a mountain in rocky, tree-covered terrain.

Other news