LaVar Ball’s son will likely receive severe punishment for shoplifting arrest Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images
LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 13: LaVar Ball attends the BIG3 at Staples Center on August 13, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

The Ball family is not having a great November as Lonzo is having a rough shooting start to his first NBA season and now LiAngelo is facing serious troubles in China according to the AJC.

There is a strong likelihood that the three UCLA basketball players arrested Tuesday — including LiAngelo — for shoplifting in Hangzhou, China, will face 20 days of house arrest and then not be permitted to visit the country again, according to a person familiar with the situation.

The three players, LiAngelo Ball, Jalen Hill and Cody Riley, could serve the punishment at the hotel where the UCLA and Georgia Tech teams stayed in Hangzhou, the Hyatt Regency Hangzhou.

The three were arrested for reportedly shoplifting from a Louis Vuitton store next to the hotel.

UCLA plays Georgia Tech on Saturday (Friday night in the U.S.) in Shanghai. UCLA has already determined that the Ball, Hill and Riley will not play in the game.

A UCLA spokesman did not confirm or deny the information, referring to the school?s statement that it was cooperating with local authorities.

Since the arrest on Tuesday, the players have already been released on bail and had returned to the hotel, according to an ESPN report.

This story originally comes from the AJC.

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