Attorney says other USC football player involved in bar assault, not Jalen Dread

A lawyer for former South Carolina football player Jalen Dread said the assault charge against him is a case of mistaken identity, and that they will request a jury trial. She told reporters after a Tuesday bond hearing that there was another, uni
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A lawyer for former South Carolina football player Jalen Dread said the assault charge against him is a case of mistaken identity, and that they will request a jury trial. She told reporters after a Tuesday bond hearing that there was another, uni

David Travis Bland won the South Carolina Press Association’s 2017 Judson Chapman Award for community journalism. As The State’s crime, police and public safety reporter, he strives to inform communities about crimes that affect them and give deeper insight into victims, the accused and law enforcement. He studied history with a focus on the American South at the University of South Carolina.