Emoni Bates arrested on gun cost, suspended from EMU basketball

Emoni Bates arrested on gun cost, suspended from EMU basketball

Emoni Bates, a Ypsilanti native and basketball star from Jap Michigan, was arrested Sunday night time on a firearm cost, the Free Press has realized.

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Workplace took Bates into custody at 10:43 p.m. when an officer noticed Bates fail to cease on the intersection of Nottingham and Clark Rd. in Superior Township, in line with the sheriff’s workplace.

In keeping with police, a firearm was found within the automobile through the investigation and Bates, 18, was arrested and booked into jail in a single day.

Bates was arraigned Monday within the 14A District Courtroom, carrying a jean jacket in a beige room. He simply mentioned his identify, “sure ma’am,” and her most well-liked tackle for the court docket to ship his paperwork to. Bates was launched on private bail. His subsequent possible trigger court docket listening to is scheduled for October 6.

Emoni Bates (left), a junior from Ypsilanti Prep Academy, and Mikey Williams, a sophomore from Lake Norman Christian, North Carolina, are photographed during their confrontation on Saturday, February 7, 2021, in Greenville, South Carolina .  Every player is a five-star prospect.

Bates is charged with two felony counts: carrying a hid weapon and tampering with the identification markings on a firearm.

“Your honor, we wish to waive any formal arraignment earlier than Mr. Bates (and) ask that the court docket enter a not responsible plea,” Bates’ lawyer Steve Haney mentioned throughout Monday’s listening to. “Mr. Bates, Emoni, has been a member of the neighborhood his whole life. He’s at the moment a full-time scholar at Jap Michigan College.

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