by +maximus // None 1 week ago

Former Boxer Azea Augustama Arrested For Mass Shooting Threat

A former boxer who competed in the 2008 Olympics was arrested Wednesday for allegedly threatening a mass shooting at a Florida gym, the Miami Herald reports. According to the New York Daily News, 39-year-old Azea Augustama was working as a personal trainer at BOXR Gym in Miami when he was kicked out earlier this month after an alleged argument. Police say Augustama called them on Tuesday in an attempt to get his belongings from the gym after being issued a trespass warning, then posted an Instagram photo of Parkland shooter Nikolas Cruz. He allegedly wrote that he was "considering shooting" people for being kicked out of his gym and "saying I touched a girl," and that he was "willing to shoot with an actual gun or [bazooka]." Police say he then drove to a local pawn shop to put a deposit on an AK-47 rifle. Augustama was detained at the pawn shop before he could take possession of the gun. He was charged with two felony counts of issuing written threats to commit a mass shooting and one felony count of threatening to kill. Augustama, who was born in Haiti and moved to Florida when he was a child, finished his boxing career with a 20-3-0 overall record and 12 knockouts. He last fought in 2017.


   by +ecstaticwea 1 week ago
LSU basketball score vs. Kansas State: Live updates from Cayman Islands Classic final BATON ROUGE - LSU basketball will look to extend its unbeaten streak when it faces Kansas State in the Cayman Islands Classic final on Wednesday (6:30 p.m., FloHoops).
Louisiana State University
Southeastern Conference encountered 1 week ago
   by +superbaby 1 week ago
“I don’t see how anybody would be more merited to have that than him.” “It’s not about stats; he just wants to go out there and put a good product on the field and the stats have taken care of themselves.”
Edmonton Oilers
National Hockey League encountered 1 week, 2 days ago
   by +superbaby 1 week ago
These are games that players play in and perform in — why shouldn’t they get recognized for those with these various positions and college football awards? Bennett may not be the best player in the country, but that isn’t what the Heisman Trophy is.
University of Georgia
Southeastern Conference encountered 1 week ago
   by +ecstaticwea 1 week ago
Alabama football is a 22 1/2 point favorite at home against the Auburn Tigers in the Iron Bowl according to Tipico. Alabama (9-2) has won five games in a row against Auburn in Tuscaloosa dating back to 2010, while Auburn (5-6) is fighting for bowl eligibility under interim coach Cadillac Williams.
University of Alabama
Southeastern Conference encountered 1 week, 2 days ago
   by +bunbuns 1 week ago
The user chose to compare Alabama’s head coach Nick Saban to Thanksgiving turkey. One cannot have a Thanksgiving conversation with turkey, and one cannot have a College Football Playoff discussion without Saban and Alabama. encountered 1 week ago