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this story is FUCKIN HILARIOUS! imagine Maliciel being busted by Shaq!In Virginia, O'Neal Gets a Taste of a Bad StakeoutWednesday, October 25, 2006Shaquille O'Neal was present during a botched child pornography raid last month while working in Virginia as a reserve sheriff's deputy.
The Miami Heat center, who pursues his interest in law enforcement during the offseason, denied yesterday taking part in serving the search warrant at the wrong house Sept. 23. However, Bedford County Sheriff's Lt. Michael Harmony confirmed that O'Neal was there.
O'Neal, in Orlando to play a preseason game last night, was asked about the raid and several times somewhat playfully responded, "It wasn't me
The 13-time all-star has expressed an interest in becoming a Bedford deputy or sheriff somewhere else after his NBA career ends.
A.J. Nuckols , who said his family has filed formal complaints, wrote in a letter published in the Chatham Star-Tribune that the raid at his Gretna, Va., home "scared beyond description" him and his family. Nuckols also said in a telephone interview that he heard O'Neal was at his home, but didn't specifically see the 7-foot-1, 325-pounder in all the commotion.
It wasn't until later authorities realized they had been given the wrong IP address,
which Internet service providers can use to identify users, leading them to the wrong physical address, Harmony said. It was the Internet company's mistake, he said.