The former LSU wide receiver allegedly bet on his team while underage

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The former LSU wide receiver allegedly bet on his team while underage – Gudstory

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Kayshun Puti

Kayshun Puti
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Former LSU receiver and current receiver for the New England Patriots Kayshawn Bote was arrested Thursday and accused of using an alias to bet on sports while he was underage, according to The Guardian. Louisiana State Police.

Bott faces a felony charge of computer fraud and a misdemeanor charge of gaming prohibited to persons under the age of 21, according to police.

The vast betting operation allegedly placed more than 8,900 bets between April 6, 2022, and May 7, 2023. At least 17 of them were on NCAA football games, and at least six were LSU games, police said. Botti played for the Tigers from 2020-22.

“In July 2023, LSU was made aware of allegations of inappropriate conduct by a former student-athlete related to sports gambling while he was enrolled at the university.” LSU said in a statement. “Since then, we have fully cooperated with all relevant authorities involved in the investigation and will continue to do so. We have no evidence that any other student-athletes engaged in these prohibited activities, and we are grateful for measures that detect and discourage misconduct related to sports gambling.”

Sports betting became legal in Louisiana in 2021 for individuals over the age of 21. Penalties for conviction of underage gambling are a fine of no more than $500, imprisonment for no more than six months, or both, according to justice.

Putty He caught 131 passes for 1,782 yards during his college days. And in 2021 it was hanging For one game to receive money for a signing before the NIL goes into effect.

He was selected in the sixth round of the 2023 draft by New England. Butte had two catches for 19 yards in three games for the Patriots.


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