Tyler Honeycutt

Former UCLA, NBA player Tyler Honeycutt found dead after shootout with police: reports

Former UCLA, NBA player Tyler Honeycutt found dead after shootout with police: reports

Former UCLA and Sacramento Kings player Tyler Honeycutt was found dead early Saturday morning in Los Angeles following a shootout with police, according to multiple reports.

Police received a call around 5 p.m. Friday from Honeycutt's mother that her son was "acting erratically." When police arrived on scene, Honeycutt reportedly opened fire at the officers, who returned fire. Honeycutt then barricaded himself inside a residence for hours, according to police. The area around the residence, including at least 30 people, was evacuated.

When SWAT officers entered the residence around 3:30 a.m. Saturday, police located an "unresponsive male" and pronounced...

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