Wayde Sims

March 05, 2019 - 10:08 am
(WWL.com) - The Baker man accused of fatally shooting LSU Basketball player Wayde Sims is seeking a reduction in his $350,000 bond. Twenty-year-old Dyteon Simpson reportedly wrote a letter to state district judge Don Johnson claiming he’s “totally remorseful”. So, could Simpson’s bond be lowered? “...
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March 05, 2019 - 9:54 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ A Louisiana man accused of fatally shooting LSU basketball player Wayde Sims has asked for his $350,000 bail to be reduced, saying he's ``totally remorseful'' for the ``unfortunate'' death. The Advocate reports 20-year-old Dyteon Simpson is set to appear in court Thursday,...
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February 07, 2019 - 8:11 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A 20-year-old Louisiana man accused of fatally shooting LSU basketball player Wayde Sims last fall has pleaded not guilty to charges of second-degree murder. Dyteon Simpson, of Baker, is accused of shooting Sims, also 20, in the head when Sims intervened in a fight to defend...
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November 17, 2018 - 6:45 am
Tyler Nunez, Assistant Editor of Tiger Rag The No. 22 LSU basketball team survived its first significant scare as it put Louisiana Tech away 74-67 after a dramatic back-and-forth game that went down to the wire. And, if you ask LSU head coach Will Wade, the Tigers received a little help from a...
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USA TODAY
October 03, 2018 - 9:52 pm
(WWL.com) It was a very emotional night outside of the Pete Maravich Assembly Center last night as hundreds showed up for a vigil to remember LSU basketball player Wayde Sims. His teammate and lifelong friend Skylar Mays spoke for about 10 minutes "There's a reason why there is such a big crowd, it...
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Don Ames
September 29, 2018 - 11:19 am
Baton Rouge police announced Saturday morning that a 20-year-old male has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of LSU basketball player Wayde Sims. Simms, a junior at LSU was shot just after midnight Friday morning just off the campus of Southern University in Baton Rouge. Video...
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Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports
September 29, 2018 - 9:38 am
An arrest has been made in connection with the Friday shooting death of LSU basketball player Wayde Sims, a source tells The Advocate. The Advocate reported that the source was not authorized to speak on the specifics of an upcoming 10 a.m. news conference or the arrest. www.theadvocate.com/...
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Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports
September 28, 2018 - 10:22 pm
Tiger Rag Editor James Moran reporting... The LSU basketball team was supposed to begin practice on Friday. The familiar sounds of rubber dribbling off hardwood and sneakers squeaking were supposed to fill the air. Reporters were supposed to be on hand for the first 45 minutes of a season brimming...
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Chris Miller
September 28, 2018 - 11:52 am
Video of Baton Rouge Police Video of Wayde Sims crime scene Baton Rouge Police released a video of a fight that happened before the shooting death of LSU student and basketball player Wayde Sims Friday morning. Sims was shot and killed in the 600 block of Harding Blvd. in Baton Rouge around 12:25 a...
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September 28, 2018 - 11:51 am
Tyler Nunez, Assistant Editor of Tiger Rag Instead of celebrating its first day of practice, the LSU basketball team spent its Friday mourning the tragic loss of teammate Wayde Sims. Sims was fatally shot early Friday morning near the campus of Southern University, according to reports. All...
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