Posted on August 20, 2021

6 UK Football Players Facing Burglary Charges After Incident at Party

WLKY, August 20, 2021

Six University of Kentucky football players are facing burglary charges after police said they forced their way into a home, one of them armed with a gun.

According to the Lexington Police Department, the UK players arrested were Reuben Adams, Robert McCain, Andru Phillips, Earnest Sanders IV, Devito Tisdale and Joel Williams.

Investigators said the six men were charged in connection with an incident that occurred March 6 at a private house party.

According to the police department, three people made their way into the residence uninvited and were asked to leave. Investigators said the individuals “became upset and threatened they would return.”

{snip} The group forced their way into the home, one of whom was seen pointing a gun at a victim.