Tennessee State’s Latrelle Lee charged with felony assault for hitting coach

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Latrelle Lee became infamous for punching his Tennessee State football coach on the sideline earlier this month, and now the law has its say in the matter.

Lee’s assault on team strength and conditioning coach TJ Greenstone was shocking development that made headlines nationally.

After being dismissed from the program, then expelled from the school for his action, Lee is now being charged with felony assault, perĀ The Tennessean.

Lee was released Monday night after a $7,500 bond was posted, per the report. His first court date in this case has been scheduled for Dec. 8.

Lee, formerly a criminal justice major at Tennessee State, was set to graduate on Dec. 9.