Richmond reportedly returning to jail
Richmond had been out on bond and was awaiting trial for battery and weapon charges. He was arrested on Aug. 8 after allegedly threatening his ex-girlfriend and her father in front of their Waukegan home.
Richmond was a McDonald's All-American at Waukegan High School and was a prized recruit for the Illini. He played one season at Illinois before leaving school for the NBA draft. He was not selected in the 2011 draft.
A message left for Lake County assistant state's attorney James Newman and Richmond's lawyer Lawrence Wade were not immediately returned Friday afternoon.
The Chicago Tribune reported the news earlier Friday.
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