Posted by on November 14, 2017
Categories: Bay Area

( – An Oakland A’s catcher pleaded not guilty today in Maricopa
County, Arizona to charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and
disorderly conduct with a weapon, a court spokesman said.

Bruce Maxwell is scheduled to be in court again for an initial
pre-trial conference on Dec. 28.

Maxwell was arrested at 6:08 p.m. on Oct. 28 at his home in
Scottsdale, Arizona, after a woman who was delivering food to his house said
he allegedly pointed a gun at her, Scottsdale police said.

Oakland A’s officials issued a statement the day after Maxwell’s

“We were disappointed to learn of the allegations,” the team said.
“We take this situation and ongoing investigation seriously.”

Maxwell was released on $10,000 bail. He has been given permission
to travel to Texas two times over the next month.

Major League Baseball spokesman Michael Teevan said the league’s
commissioner’s office is “monitoring the matter, including the criminal

Teevan said the commissioner’s office has no further comment.
Officials with the A’s were not immediately available for comment
on Maxwell’s not guilty plea today.

Maxwell’s attorney Michael Kimerer also did not immediately return
a call for comment.

3 responses to Oakland A’s Catcher Pleads Not Guilty to Assault Charges After Allegedly Pointing Gun at Female Delivery Driver

  1. TIFOKCIS November 15th, 2017 at 7:26 pm

    Just like High School days, the Jocks were the biggest POS and some become rich famous POS.

    If nothing changes, nothing changes.

  2. Dr. Jellyfinger November 15th, 2017 at 7:40 pm

    When the Bailiff say’s “All Rise” try taking a knee in the court room dumb ass!

  3. Kentucky Derby November 16th, 2017 at 9:10 pm

    I like jocks and the A’s – can’t stand this guy. Between kneeling and pointing a gun at her – rot where you belong.