Charges against Chane Behanan dropped

Updated: Aug. 16, 2018 at 8:43 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Charges have been dropped against former University of Louisville basketball player Chane Behanan.

Police charged him and three others after finding a stolen weapon and marijuana in their car during a traffic stop.

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In a preliminary hearing Thursday, the stolen weapon charge against Behanan was dropped.

He then pleaded guilty to marijuana possession. The judge ordered him into a diversion program -- which means he would have to take a marijuana education class as punishment.

When Behanan's attorney produced a form showing he had already taken a treatment class, the judge dismissed the drug charge.

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