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Trial date set for former Alabama Crimson Tide football player

DECATUR, AL (WAFF) -

A trial is set for former Alabama Crimson Tide football player Rolando McClain.

McClain, a Decatur native, will go before a Decatur judge on charges of assault, reckless endangerment and discharging a firearm.

23-year-old Rishard Papscott told Decatur Police investigators that McClain and Jerradius Willingham physically assaulted him at a home on Skyview Street in December 2011. As Papscott crawled to his car, McClain allegedly put a gun to his head then fired a shot past the victim's ear.

McClain's trial will be held in Municipal Court May 17th. He has pleaded not guilty.


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