Los Angeles police say former Golden State Warriors guard Nick Young was arrested in Hollywood during a late-night stop for a routine traffic violation.
Officer Mike Lopez, a department spokesman, told The Associated Press that Young was arrested Friday for delaying an investigation, a misdemeanor.
Lopez says Young didn't obey the officers, became upset and caused a delay.
According to Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department records, Young, 33, was arrested just before midnight local time Friday and released on $10,000 bail about three and a half hours later.
The next court date in the case is set for Sept. 19.
Young, who currently is a free agent, averaged 7.3 points per game last season for the reigning champion Warriors. He has not publicly commented on the incident.
A representative for Young could not immediately be reached for comment. A telephone message was left by The Associated Press at the office of the agent who represented him when he signed with the Warriors.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.
Nick Young arrested after refusing to cooperate with police
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