LOS ANGELES — Charlotte Hornets restricted free agent Miles Bridges pleaded not responsible to a few felony home violence fees throughout his arraignment Wednesday morning in Los Angeles County Superior Court docket.
Bridges has been accused of assaulting his girlfriend in entrance of their two kids final month, and the three felony fees have been filed Tuesday by Los Angeles County District Legal professional George Gascon.
Bridges’ case was continued to Aug. 19, when a date for a preliminary listening to is slated to be scheduled.
In a information launch Tuesday, Gascon mentioned his workplace filed one felony depend of injuring a toddler’s father or mother and two felony counts of kid abuse beneath circumstances or situations prone to trigger nice bodily damage or dying. In response to the DA’s launch, the case “consists of an allegation of inflicting nice bodily damage on the home violence sufferer.” The discharge famous that the kids have been current for the alleged assault however didn’t in any other case specify what the kid abuse counts stemmed from.
Bridges was arrested June 29 by Los Angeles police and launched on $130,00zero bond. The Hornets and NBA have each mentioned they have been conscious of the fees, with the league noting it’s investigating the allegations.
The 6-foot-7, 225-pound Bridges was the Hornets’ main scorer (20.2 PPG) final season, his fourth within the NBA. Previous to his arrest, the Hornets had prolonged Bridges a qualifying supply, which permits them an opportunity to match any supply sheet he indicators with one other group.
Info from The Related Press was used on this report.