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Usher

Suspect Arrested in

Stepson's Jet Ski Death

3/1/2013 9:25 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0301-Jeffrey-Simon-Hubbard-tmz-mugThe jet ski operator who allegedly ran over Usher's stepson in a Georgia lake last summer -- killing the 11-year-old boy -- was arrested this morning ... TMZ has learned.

Jeffrey Simon Hubbard was indicted on Thursday by a Grand Jury in Hall County, Georgia.

The District Attorney tells TMZ Hubbard was indicted for Homicide by Vessel, Serious Injury by Vessel, as well as Reckless Operation of a Vessel.

TMZ broke the story ... Tameka Raymond's son, Kile Glover, suffered severe brain injuries on July 6th when police believe Hubbard's jet ski collided with him. Kile was on an inflatable raft at the time of the accident. Kile was vacationing with his father, Ryan Glover, at the time of the incident.

Kile was hospitalized, and never regained consciousness. He died on July 21. 

Hubbard is currently being held without bail.

We're told he'll be in front of a judge this weekend ... when a decision will be made on whether he can be released on bail.

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16.

ME    

stop calling the boy "usher step -son"... his mom has a name and Usher and Tameka was not married long enogh to be calling him that ....makes me sick She lost a child not him .I dont see hm mourning draggin her in and out of court to take her other kids

512 days ago
17.

Carla628    

Hopefully the mother can handle all of this.

512 days ago
18.

bernergirl    

This is trumped up charges, it was an accident pure and simple.

512 days ago
19.

star    

This article has nothing to do with Usher . The reason why they keep using his name is so you cam read it. It was a accident . Tameka Foster just start pursing this as a criminal case so she can get Kyle law passed for better boating regulation. Usher has his to boys. This child is Tameka and Ryan son not Usher stepson there no longer married he has no ties or obligation to her unless he wants to .

512 days ago
20.

Gigohead     

The title was misleading!

512 days ago
21.

Elena A.    

So sad. RIP to the little boy. But unfortunately when you are on choppy water with lots of boaters and jet ski'ers there's no such thing as brakes. And on jet ski's there's no reverse.

512 days ago
22.

MTG    

and WHY was he arrested???? This was an accident!!!

512 days ago
23.

juliefig04    

It wasn't just an accident. He was driving recklessly and speeding. I don't know if he was drinking too. When you do that in a car and crash into someone and they die what happens? Why would it be any different? Stop saying oh poor gut! Trumped up charges .. etc. . You don't know.

512 days ago
24.

Celeb Gossip Addict    

That is really sad. He's a family friend so I'm sure it was devastating for him already. Now this.

512 days ago
25.

go home!    

I read online somewhere back when this happened that he is a family friend or relative..any truth to this?

512 days ago
26.

juliefig04    

Guy* also if that child was in yr family would you still be saying the same thing? He also drove the jetski into the swimmers area ..

512 days ago
27.

TheBestHeEverHad    

If you want to talk about the story don't use ushers name, he was no longer the stepdad. His father name is Ryan!

512 days ago
28.

Boo gilbert    

Just because u divorce someone doesn't stop u from claiming the kid Usher helped raise him so its still his stepson im pretty sure Usher feels the same way

512 days ago
29.

Bruno    

There is no such thing as an accident. If he was driving recklessly or not paying attention, then it's homicide.

512 days ago
30.

GoldenAngel    

If usher had any compassion he wouldn't have taken Temeka's other sons by him from her to avoid child support (sad)

512 days ago
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