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Wed July 31, 2013
Former Wildcat Terrence Jones Arrested For Stomping A Homeless Man
PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland, Ore., police say former Kentucky Wildcat Terrence Jones has been arrested and accused of stomping on a homeless man's leg.
Police spokesman Sgt. Pete Simpson says the incident happened early Wednesday outside a downtown nightclub. A sergeant saw the 6-foot-9 Jones walk by a doorway where two homeless men were sleeping and yell "Wake Up!" before lifting his foot and stomping on the legs of one.
Jones was booked into the county Jail on a harassment charge.
The homeless man, identified as 46-year-old Daniel Kellerher, had a minor injury that did not require immediate medical attention.
Jones graduated from Portland's Jefferson High School before attending the University of Kentucky. He currently plays for the NBA’s Houston Rockets.