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Video: The Compassion of a Wisconsin Officer Kept Future NBA Star on the Right Track

April 07, 2015  | 

VIDEO: Compassion of Wisconsin Officer Kept Future NBA Star on the Right Track

As a 15-year-old Caron Butler was sentenced to a year in prison for dealing cocaine. Just seven years later he was drafted in the first round by the Miami Heat.

Butler has gone on to have a 12-year career with eight different teams, was named a two-time NBA All-Star, and in 2011 was apart of the Dallas Mavericks championship winning team.

However, when police raided his house in the middle of the night as a 16-year-old, Butler suddenly found himself facing a minimum 10-year prison sentence for something he knew he didn't do, Unscripted reports.

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