Trial Set For Iowa Football Player In Credit Card Case

Tuesday, October 16th 2007, 8:29 am
By: News On 6

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) _ An Iowa football player charged in a credit card case will stand trial on Dec. 10 in Johnson County District Court.

Dominique Douglas, 19, is charged with unauthorized use of a credit card. The felony charge carries a penalty of five years in prison.

Douglas, a sophomore wide receiver, and teammate Anthony Bowman are accused of taking two credit cards and charging about $1,500 worth of merchandise in May.

Bowman, also a sophomore wide receiver, faces the same charge. He is scheduled to be arraigned on Thursday.

Both players were suspended indefinitely from the Hawkeyes following their arrest in August. Both remain in school.