NEW YORK– Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith turned himself into New York City police on Friday, TMZ reported.
Smith is charged with criminal mischief for an incident outside a restaurant and club in the Chelsea neighborhood in July. According to TMZ, he stole a cell phone and threw it.
A TMZ cameraman was there when Smith arrived at the police station. He was given a summons to appear in court at a later date.
A Cavs spokesman said the team is aware of the situation and Smith’s personal attorney is handling it.
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