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Ben Wallace

Ex-NBA Star Sentenced to Jail

... For Hit-n-Run

3/18/2014 3:26 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Former NBA superstar Ben Wallace is currently behind bars in Virginia stemming from a hit-and-run incident in February. 

The ex-Detroit Pistons tough guy had appeared in court Tuesday wheer he plead no contest to leaving the scene of a crash in Henrico County, VA on February 8th.

According to police, a vehicle registered to Wallace crashed through a fence outside of a home on a busy stretch of road and then fled the scene ... leaving his SUV unattended at the home.  

During the court hearing, Wallace was sentenced to one year behind bars ... but the judge will only require him to serve two days.

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4 COMMENTS

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KingKilla_2013    

2 days in frikn JAIL!! Is this really news? The better story is damn he gray now! Stupid TMZ!

126 days ago
2.

BLUE UGLY 💩    

Only 2 days for a hit and run?

126 days ago
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Mr Barcliff    

WOW, Ben!!!!! All you had to do was report the accident! Sometimes just being honest can save us so much misery and punishment later!!!!! Hope your doing well otherwise in your LIFE, you were a great player for many years fans even of other teams(Im a Laker's fan) respected YOU!!! LGNM

126 days ago
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Vote2012    

I live in Henrico Va if this happened to an average person the judge would have tossed them in prison for years, more proof we have two different sets of rules and laws in this country.

126 days ago

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