4 ex-Auburn players indicted on felony charges
Four former Auburn football players have been indicted on felony
robbery and burglary charges by a Lee County grand jury.
Court documents posted online Wednesday show that Michael
McNeil, Antonio Goodwin, Shaun Kitchens and Dakota Mosley were
indicted on five counts of first-degree robbery, one count of
first-degree burglary and one count of misdemeanor third-degree
theft of property.
They are scheduled for arraignment on May 26 in Lee County
Circuit Court, with a tentative trial date of June 16.
Mosley also faces a misdemeanor charge of conspiracy to hinder
The players were pulled over and arrested shortly after five
occupants of a mobile home reported being robbed at gunpoint on
March 11. Officers recovered a pistol and property reported stolen
from the residence.
The listed potential witnesses in the case include Auburn
running backs Mike Dyer and Anthony Morgan, wide receiver DeAngelo
Benton and defensive back Neiko Thorpe.
All four indicted players were kicked off Auburn’s team after
Their preliminary hearing was closed by a judge at defense
attorneys’ request because all but McNeil are under 21 and eligible
to seek youthful offender status.
McNeil was a starting safety who had 14 tackles, 12 of them solo
stops, in the national title game win over Oregon. Goodwin and
Kitchens were reserve wide receivers while Mosley, a tight end, was
redshirted last season.