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Former Alabama football star Trey DePriest arrested for armed robbery in Michigan

Ex-Bama standout linebacker was arrested for armed robbery, assault and felonious assault in Ohio, for something that happened in Michigan.

Trey DePriest was a standout linebacker for the Crimson Tide. DePriest committed to the Alabama football team in July 2010 and played as a linebacker for the team until 2015.

He was arrested this week in Ohio on charges related to an armed robbery in Michigan.

Trey DePriest, 28, is currently listed in the Clarke County, Ohio jail log as being booked on Thursday, Jan. 27 at 9:30 a.m. Michigan’s 36th District Court records show that DePriest was wanted for charges that were filed on Nov. 11 which include armed robbery, assault and felonious assault, according to the News-Sun.

According to a report from WHIO TV, U.S. Marshals investigated a robbery at a hotel in the 3200 block of East Jefferson Street in Detroit.

“Once inside the hotel room the suspects attempted to rob the victim. One of the two suspects fired a shot, striking the victim,” a statement from the police department read.

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