NBA Legend Shawn Kemp Arrested In Alleged Drive-By Shooting

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It’s been a wild week to be an NBA fan.

Over the weekend, Ja Morant found himself in hot water after he showed off a gun during an Instagram live stream.

Now we’re hearing that NBA legend Shawn Kemp may have been involved in a drive-by shooting.

On Wednesday, the Tacoma Police department announced that a 53-year-old male was arrested in an alleged drive-by shooting following an argument in a parking lot.

“An altercation between the occupants of 2 cars led to shots being fired at a parking lot in the 4500 blk of S. Steele St. One car fled. No injuries were reported. A gun was recovered. A 53-yr-old male was booked for Drive-By Shooting. The investigation is ongoing.”

Reporters, including ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, confirmed that the man being accused in the drive-by shooting was Shawn Kemp.

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