updated 3:51 PM UTC, Dec 6, 2016

Columbus Short Sentenced To 30 Days

Columbus Short Sentenced To 30 Days

( 4UMF NEWS ) Columbus Short Sentenced To 30 Days:

Columbus Short pissed off a judge with a wad of excuses for violating probation, and it got him a month behind bars.

The ex “Scandal” star was in court Wednesday for a progress report where the judge handed down the jail sentence, plus 6 months in a residential drug treatment program.

Prosecutors said Short was violating his probation from a 2014 assault case by continuing to smoke marijuana — testing showed his THC levels were increasing weekly. They also say he’s done ZERO hours of community service.

Short tried playing the sympathy card — his lawyer informed the judge Short’s sister died of heart failure last week. It didn’t work and ultimately, Short apologized.

He’d already been in custody for 6 days, and was immediately taken back to jail to do 24 more.


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