Lavar Ball Discusses His Son Getting Arrested In China

Lavar Ball made his first public statements since his son LiAngelo was arrested in China for shoplifting.

“I’m going to wait until I get more intel on what’s going on then I’ll let you all know what’s up…He’ll be fine. He’ll be fine. Everyone’s making it a big deal. It ain’t that big a deal,” Lavar told ESPN reporter Arash Markazi.

LiAngelo was arrested Tuesday with two of his UCLA teammates for allegedly stealing from a Louis Vuitton store while the team is in China to play Georgia Tech.

The players have since been released on bail, but must remain in a hotel in Hangzhou until the legal proceedings are over, according to Markazi.

LiAngelo ball reportedly faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted.

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