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Former NBA Star Dennis Rodman Facing Criminal Charges in July Hit-and-Run in Santa Ana: DA

NBA Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman has been charged with causing a hit-and-run crash and lying to police in Orange County earlier this year. Click here to read the full story on LATime.com. Rodman could face up to two years in prison if convicted, prosecutors said. (Credit: Los Angeles Times)
Rodman, who rose to prominence for both his bad-boy image and his role on several of Michael Jordan’s championship Chicago Bulls teams in the 1990s, is due in court early next year. He was charged with four misdemeanors: causing a hit-and-run accident with property damage, driving across a highway divider, giving false information to police and driving without a valid license, according to a news release from the Orange County District Attorney’s Office. He will be arraigned in January of 2017. Former NBA superstar Dennis Rodman was charged with causing a hit-and-run crash, lying to police and driving without a valid license after police say he drove the wrong way down the 5 Freeway in Santa Ana earlier this year, prosecutors said.