Pistons Coach Maurice Cheeks Won’t Be Charged for Domestic Violence
Maurice Cheeks was questioned by police about a domestic violence incident last week. Now the Pistons head coach will be able to walk away a free man, according to the Detroit Free Press.
Detroit Pistons coach Maurice Cheeks will not be charged in a domestic incident that occurred Aug. 30 in Birmingham, Oakland County Prosecutor Jessica Cooper told the Free Press today.
Cheeks went to the Birmingham police station for questioning and was released after police were called to a Woodward Avenue address. He was not arrested. Birmingham police conducted an investigation and presented its findings to the Oakland County Prosecutor’s Office.
Cooper said the witness in the investigation was uncooperative with prosecutors and refused to press charges. “She left the state and refused to cooperate,” Cooper said.