College hoops coach threw punch killing NYC tourist, police say

Wake Forest assistant Jamill Jones has been charged with assault More

Wake Forest assistant Jamill Jones has been charged with assault More

A Wake Forest assistant basketball coach turned himself into the New York City police Thursday to face an assault charge in connection with an altercation that resulted in the death of a Florida man, according to New York media reports.

Szabo, also 35, was taken off life support on Tuesday.

Szabo, visiting from Boca Raton, Florida, banged on the window of Jones' SUV while looking for his ride after his stepsister's wedding, police said.

Police say the coach got out, followed Szabo to the sidewalk, clocked him and sped off.

A spokesman said Wake Forest had no immediate comment on the 35-year-old Jones' arrest. Szabo fell and hit his head hit the pavement, losing consciousness, authorities said. Jones was released on his own recognizance and was ordered to return to court on October 2. He appeared in court in New York City on Thursday and faces a third degree assault charge. "We will make a further statement after we learn more about the matter". His family says he was visiting NY from Boca Raton for a wedding.

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His lawyer, Alain Massena, described the incident as a "tragic accident".

According to Jones's bio at Wake Forest's sports website, he is a Philadelphia native who attended Arkansas Tech and began his basketball coaching career in Washington, D.C., with an AAU squad named Team Takeover. "Sandor was super outgoing, friendly, and an incredibly smart businessman".

"He was always upbeat, positive, kind and caring", the company said in a Facebook post. "He was a really good person".

"His handsome spirit and his love of life will remain with us", the company said in the Facebook post.

"We're going to say one thing and that's all".

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