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Tramaine Williams Arrested, No-Go For Garcia-Burgos

According to a report by Chris Hunn of the New Haven Register, undefeated Top Rank prospect Tramaine “Mighty Midget” Williams (8-0) was arrested Thursday morning in New Haven, Connecticut. The information was confirmed to the paper by Williams' trainer Brian Clark.

Williams, 21-years-old, will be arraigned Friday morning and will not fight Saturday night as part of the undercard to Mikey Garcia-Juan Carlos Burgos at The Theater in New York's Madison Square Garden.

The arrest came as part of a huge police raid on the Slut Wave gang. One of the residences raided was located on Button Street, which is where Williams, and others, were living with his grandmother. A Tec-9 semiautomatic pistol was found under Williams' bed, according to the trainer.

“They found a gun under the bed where he was sleeping,” Clark said. “I don’t think it’s his. There’s a lot of people living in that house. I’d love to say he’s totally innocent, but I don’t know.”

Williams was charged with possession of an assault weapon and drug possession. The paper also notes that Williams was also arrested last Friday for four motor vehicle violations, including driving without a license.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ИATAS on 01-24-2014

So it's a teenage gang that rides bicycles? lol New Haven has so many street gangs they are now encountering a problem rock bands have faced since the '90s: All the good names have been taken. The city's newest posse…

Comment by -PBP- on 01-24-2014

Unfortunate. This was my favorite prospect.

Comment by kozone on 01-24-2014

Alright so we got: A gang called slut wave A dude nick named midget At Grandmas house In Connecticut Sleeping Dam I couldn't make this shyt up better if I tried!!

Comment by Bigg Rigg on 01-24-2014

No bueno at all homie!

Comment by nycsmooth on 01-24-2014

normally a gun is placed or in easy reach of the user...sleeping? how early was the raid???

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