Teshaun Hightower was charged with murder, aggrevated assault, battery and possession of a fireman during commission of a felony. This was in connection with a homicide that occured on April 8th in Stockbridge, Georgia. The Tulane guard was arrested and taken into custody on Saturday, April 25th. As of right now, no bond has been made available for Teshaun and is currently an inmate at the Henry County Jail. The man who died, Devante Anthony Long was shot and his injuries caused him to die at the hospital.
It was concluded that 6 people were involved in the shooting, and 5 of them have been arrested. Teshaun Hightower was 1 of the 5 people arrested. The former Green Wave committed to the NBA draft earlier this month, after transferring from Georgia. The 6’5 junior guard was a projected first round pick in this years 2020 NBA draft while averaging 15.9 points this season.