Tarpley violated probation by playing overseas
DENTON, Texas -- Former Dallas Mavericks star Roy Tarpley was in Denton County Jail on Thursday after turning himself in for violating his probation from a 1998 assault conviction, a jail official said.
Denton County District Attorney Lee Ann Breading said the 38-year-old, 7-foot Tarpley turned himself in to county sheriff's deputies Wednesday.
Tarpley had been fined and sentenced to two years' probation
after pleading guilty to assault in Denton County. That was after
he dragged his ...
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