- Tuesday, 9
- Kansas City,
Robinson apologizes for spitting on bouncer; battery charges
Kansas basketball player Thomas Robinson is sorry. The
junior forward with NBA potential has
for spitting on a bouncer during an April altercation at the
Cave nightclub in Lawrence.
reported that though the bouncer didn't want to press
charges, Robinson completed 20 hours of community service
and wrote the letter.
“I hope that
you can forgive me for this serious lapse of judgment,"
Robinson wrote. "I am very embarrassed about my behavior
that night. I now realize that you have a difficult job, and
I’m sorry for making it tougher that evening.”
cited for misdemeanor battery. Early reports were that two
bouncers were punched. But the Journal-World reported that
further investigation revealed that Robinson had spit on the