Illinois Softball Player Charged Over Damaged Menorah

(Urbana, IL) — A suspended Illinois softball player is facing charges after a menorah was vandalized outside a Jewish center on campus. Ruby Rivera was arraigned yesterday on one count of criminal damage to property. Police say surveillance video captured her damaging a menorah at the Chabad Center earlier this month. Rivera later apologized for the incident in a letter sent to “The Champaign News-Gazette.”