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At least two people were involved in the home invasion, but only Hickson faces charges, Coweta sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Yarbrough said.
Another department took Hickson into custody, and he was turned over to Coweta County afterward.
5 things about former NBA player JJ Hickson
Hickson was a standout basketball player at Wheeler High School in Marietta and attended N.C. State before being selected by the Cleveland Cavaliers with the 19th pick in the 2008 NBA draft.
He went on to play for the Cavaliers, Sacramento Kings, Portland Trail Blazers, Denver Nuggets and Washington Wizards over the course of his eight-year NBA career. He most recently played basketball overseas for the Lebanon Champville SC team in 2018.