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UofL basketball player arrested following Kentucky Oaks

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Mangok Mathiang (Source: LMDC) Mangok Mathiang (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A University of Louisville basketball player was arrested following the Kentucky Oaks on May 2.

Mangok Mathiang, 21, was following police officers who had arrested his friend, the arrest warrant says. Police say they asked him to leave, but he continued to follow them. The report also says that he dropped a beer can.

Mathiang was arrested around 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of 3rd Street and Central Avenue near the University of Louisville campus.

He is charged with failure to disperse and drinking in a public place.

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