Former UofL basketball player Chane Behanan arrested

Chane Behanan (Source: LMDC)
Chane Behanan (Source: LMDC)
Published: Aug. 5, 2018 at 1:37 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 6, 2018 at 1:17 PM EDT
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Dameus Parks (Source: LMDC)
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Antonio Holloway (Source: LMDC)
Antonio Holloway (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Former UofL basketball player Chane Behanan was arrested in Louisville Saturday night.

Behanan's arrest slip says he was the backseat passenger of a car that police stopped on 7th Street Road. After officers smelled a strong marijuana odor, they searched the vehicle and found marijuana on the floorboard near Behanan.

They also found a Sporter 7.62 caliber AK-47 style rifle near Behanan's seat.

According to jail records, Behanan is charged with receiving stolen property (firearm) and possession of marijuana.

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Also arrested were Kip McCray, 19, Dameus Parks, Jr., 18, and Antonio Holloway, also 18. each is charged with receiving stolen property (firearm). Holloway and McCray are facing possession of marijuana while Parks is charged with enhanced trafficking in marijuana.

Behanan was a part of the now-vacated 2013 National Championship team for UofL. Behanan was later dismissed from the team for a violation of team rules.

After being booked Aug. 4 just before midnight, Behanan has bonded out of Louisville Metro Corrections. He is scheduled to be arraigned in Jefferson District Court on Aug. 8.

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