26 Apr 2011

NBA star acting out of Caracter

11:43 am on 26 April 2011

An NBA basketball player, the Los Angeles Lakers forward Derrick Caracter, has been arrested for drunkenness and allegedly shoving a cashier after being refused service at a pancake restaurant in New Orleans.

Police said the 22-year-old reserve forward was "obviously drunk, unruly and started harassing the cashier" when he was refused service at the restaurant early on Sunday, local time.