Martez James, the 22-year-old star quarterback for Kentucky State University, was charged with groping a hotel housekeeper in Chicago last week. He has also been charged with keeping a pit bull in his apartment without proper food, water and shelter.
James, originally from Detroit, has to return to Chicago to face charges relating to the housekeeper. He is scheduled to be arraigned in Franklin District Court on Tuesday, October 23 at 9:00 before Judge Chris Olds on misdemeanor animal cruelty charges regarding the pit bull. He continues to play football at KSU.
If you think this sort of behavior should not be tolerated by a university student athlete, feel free to express your opinion to the university athletic director at Dr Denisha Hendricks, KSU,E Main, Frankfort KY,502-597-6011,or to Judge Olds at Franklin District Court, 669 Chamberlin Ave, Frankfort, KY 40601, 502-564-8380.