Former K-State basketball player pleads guilty to felony charge

Posted at 11:52 AM, Aug 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-21 12:52:45-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Former Kansas State University men’s basketball player Amaad Wainright pleaded guilty to a felony charge of obstructing prosecution or apprehension Tuesday in Johnson County, Kansas.

Wainright was arrested in April by the U.S. Marshals for his role in a road rage incident in January 2018 in Overland Park.

As part of Tuesday’s plea, a second charge of felony eluding a police officer was dismissed by prosecutors.

Wainright’s sentencing is set for Oct. 24.