Deonte Houston charged with robbery

Updated: May 12, 2011, 9:39 PM ET
By Matt Ehalt | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Wings Academy senior guard Deonte Houston was arrested Tuesday and charged with one count of robbery in the first degree, a Class B felony, a New York Police Department spokesman confirmed Thursday.

The spokesman said Houston and three unapprehended males allegedly produced a handgun and forcibly removed property -- an iPod touch estimated at $269 -- from a 15-year-old boy.

Houston was arraigned Wednesday at Bronx Criminal Court and released under his own ...

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