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Basketball: New York Knicks' Felton faces gun possession charges, says report

Published on Feb 26, 2014 7:09 AM
 
New York Knicks point guard Raymond Felton dribbles the ball during a game against the Dallas Mavericks in New York, in this file photo taken Feb 24, 2014. Felton was in police custody on Feb 25 after turning himself in to police on weapons charges, according to multiple media reports. -- FILE PHOTO: REUTERS

NEW YORK (AFP) - New York Knicks guard Raymond Felton was in police custody on Feb 25, 2014, after turning himself in to police on weapons charges, according to multiple media reports.

Felton was charged with two felony criminal counts of firearm possession and a third misdemeanour gun charge.

ESPN reported Felton's wife, Ariane Raymondo-Felton, said he had threatened her with a firearm and brought the gun to police.

The New York Post said she has recently filed for divorce.

 
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