Former Utah State football player jailed 12 days for theft

Published on July 13, 2017 at 03:27PM

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A Former Utah State University football player will spend 12 days in jail before transferring schools after he pleaded guilty to stealing a PlayStation and games and accessories for the console. The Herald Journal reported Tuesday that Troy Murray was sentenced to a combined total of one year in jail, with the majority of time suspended. Murray and teammate Jaylan Brown were arrested in early April after a police investigation into the items being stolen from a home led back to them. Police say Murray and Brown pawned the stolen items off at a shop in the Salt Lake area. Murray pleaded guilty in a negotiated plea deal that included a reduction of the theft charge from a felony to a misdemeanor.