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Rysheed Jordan, Former Top-30 Recruit, Reportedly Charged With Attempted Murder

Former St. John's guard Rysheed Jordan has been arrested in connection with an alleged shooting in Philadelphia, according to multiple reports. 

Jordan, a four-star recruit in the 2013 class, and two other suspects allegedly attempted to rob multiple victims on the 2400 block of Diamond Street in Philadelphia on May 27. The victims reportedly fled the scene and Jordan allegedly shot one of them in the arm. 

The 6-foot-4, 185-pound guard is reportedly being charged with attempted murder, robbery and other offenses. 

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Jordan, 22, spent this past season in the NBA D-League. He played 11 games for the Delaware 87ers, averaging 8.1 points and 1.5 assists per game. 

The Philadelphia native spent two seasons at St. John's. He was a freshman All-American and averaged 14.1 points and 3.1 assists per game as a sophomore before departing to pursue a professional career. 

He was ranked the No. 6 PG in the 2013 class by 247Sports' Composite Rankings