Titans linebacker Dupree pleads responsible in drugstore assault

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Titans outside the house linebacker Bud Dupree pleaded responsible on Monday to a misdemeanor assault charge stemming from an altercation in a Nashville drugstore.

Dupree was sentenced to 6 months of supervised probation, according to the judgement submitted Monday.

Police reported Dupree grabbed a Walgreens staff and the man’s telephone soon after the worker experienced argued with some shoppers on the evening of Jan. 2.

Dupree to begin with was billed with assault, panic of bodily injuries, which is a class A misdemeanor. He plead responsible to the lesser charge of assault, offensive or provocative call, a class B misdemeanor.

The 6-foot-4, 269-pound linebacker was the Titans’ prime cost-free agent signee previous yr, finding a five-12 months deal well worth $82.5 million. The Titans had no comment on Monday.


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