Oct. 22, 1999
By BRENT KALLESTAD
Associated Press Writer
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Peter Warrick was cleared to rejoin Florida
in time for Saturday’s game at Clemson after agreeing to deal in which he will
serve no jail time on a theft charge.
The star receiver pleaded guilty today to misdemeanor petty theft in
connection with a department store scam.
The settlement met the university’s standard for allowing him to play.
school had insisted that Warrick would not play until he had served any jail
“It was a fair resolution for the state, a fair resolution for Peter
Warrick a fair resolution for the university,” Warrick’s lawyer, John Kenny,
said. “And we know it’s a fair resolution for our fans.”