MSU’s Sims gets probation in thefts
Michigan State football player Dion Sims and another man have
been sentenced to a year’s probation in connection with the thefts
of laptop computers from Detroit schools.
The Wayne County prosecutor’s office says Sims and Christopher
Schambre also were placed in a program for youthful offenders
Monday. Their records will be expunged if they fulfill conditions
of the court’s probation.
They are required to perform community service, and Sims was
ordered to remain in school.
The Spartans listed him as a sophomore tight end and suspended
Sims from team activities this season. He pleaded guilty in the
Ten men were charged this year following an investigation into
the theft of 104 laptops valued at $158,000. Three of the men were
charged with conducting a criminal enterprise.