Former basketball star Steve Francis facing charges after arrest

Well-known professional basketball player, Steve Francis could face several charges after a recent arrest in Houston, a November 22 article reported for The Washington Post.

According to reports, Houston authorities apprehended the 39-year-old former NBA star on November 19 after he was observed to be driving with excessive speed. Though Francis avoided a field sobriety test, responding authorities noted that he had signs of alcohol intoxication during the time and he was verbally abusing authorities. After the arrest, authorities learned that Francis is being sought in Florida due to possible involvement in a burglary incident in June. Francis was suspected of taking valuable items inside a vehicle parked at a restaurant. Though Francis went to the police station bringing the things that he allegedly took, he was not charged nor taken into custody.

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