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6 players, 18 felonies covered in indictment

Published: Saturday, Aug. 1 2015 4:33 a.m. MDT

• A grand jury has indicted six former and current Brigham Young University football players, all freshmen, handing down a total of 18 felonies in connection with an alleged rape on Aug. 8 in Provo.

• Charged with two counts of aggravated assault (a first-degree felony), obstruction of justice (a second-degree felony), dealing in material harmful to a minor (a third-degree felony) and furnishing alcohol to a minor (a class-B misdemeanor):
Karland Brushay Bennett, Dallas
Bryson Anthony Jerrell Mathis, Dallas
William Terrell Smitty Turner Jr., Daly City, Calif.
Ibrahim Amir Rashada, Augusta, Ga.

• Charged with providing a false statement to investigators (a second-degree felony):
Antwaun Harris, Garland, Texas

• Charged with dealing in material harmful to a minor (a third-degree felony):
Billy Skinner, Arlington, Texas

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