The ex-wife of slain NBA star Lorenzen Wright is locked up in Southern California … after cops busted her in connection with his murder. TMZ Sports got Sherra Wright’s mug shot. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Dept. busted her Friday evening on a fugitive warrant for murder — which was issued in Tennessee. Memphis police have charged with 1st degree murder and conspiracy.
The ex-wife of slain former NBA player Lorenzen Wright has been arrested in California in connection with his death, sources close to the investigation said Friday. The arrest of Sherra Wright-Robinson came after the Dec. 5 indictment of Billy R. Turner in the former basketball player’s death. Turner was a deacon at Mt. Olive No. 1 Missionary Baptist Church in Collierville, where Wright’s ex-wife was a former member.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Office said a Sherra Wright was booked Friday night into the Robert Presley Detention Center. Marion said she believes her former daughter-in-law was motivated by money, specifically a $1 million life insurance policy held by Lorenzen Wright.