Top NBA prospect and former UCLA forward Shabazz Muhammad is used to deal with distractions on his road to the NBA, and now Muhammad will be preparing for draft night with the ultimate distraction hanging over his head.
Muhammad’s father, Ronald Holmes was arrested for bank fraud and conspiracy, and is currently in a federal prison.
Ronald Holmes, father of former UCLA basketball star Shabazz Muhammad, was indicted Thursday on federal bank fraud and conspiracy charges.
The indictment states that Holmes and his partners obtained “mortgage loans by fraudulent means to buy houses,” from 2006 to 2009.
The U.S. attorney’s office is seeking to recover $2.5 million from Holmes.