Arrest made in water scooter death of Usher's stepson
- Photo: Fame Flynet1 of 9
- Photo: Nikki Nelson/WENN2 of 9
- Photo: @TamekaRaymond/Twitter3 of 9
- Photo: Kevin Mazur/WireImage/CPF/DHK/ZOJ/WENN4 of 9
- Photo: KM/Fame Flynet5 of 9
- Photo: Rick Diamond/WireImage6 of 9
- Photo: Kevin Mazur/WireImage7 of 9
- Photo: PhamousFotos/Splash News8 of 9
A man accused of riding the water scooter that collided with Usher's 11-year-old stepson last year has been arrested and charged with homicide by vessel.
RELATED: Fashion don'ts
Jeffrey Simon Hubbard was taken into custody by Georgia police on Friday morning amid allegations that he lost control of the water vehicle on July 6, 2012, striking young Kile Glover in the head as he sat on an inflatable raft.
The accident left the child brain-dead. He never regained consciousness and died on July 21, 2012.
Hubbard is also facing counts of serious injury by vessel and reckless operation of a vessel, reports TMZ. He is being held without bail and is expected to appear before a judge this weekend.
RELATED: Celeb flashers
In related news, Glover's mother, Usher's ex-wife, Tameka Raymond, is celebrating the passing of a boating bill named in her late son's honor.
Georgia Senate Bill 136, also known as the Kile Glover Boat Education Law, will reduce the legal blood alcohol limit for boating or hunting and increase the penalties for those engaging in water activities while under the influence.
The legislation, which will also require young people to pass a boating education course before taking charge of a personal watercraft, was approved by Georgia State senators in a unanimous vote on Friday and will go into effect July 1, 2014.
RELATED: Celebs without makeup
Get out the vote
Fergie, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Heidi Klum all get an F on this week's Fashion Offenders.Watch Video »
Diva Double Date
Beyonce and Alicia Keys double date with their famous hubbies on today's Celebs Gone Social.Watch Video »
Where Are They?
See what the cast of "American Beauty" is up to today.Watch Video »
J.Lo's Mini Me
Jennifer Lopez shares an adorable photo of her look-alike daughter, plus more celebritots on social media on today's Celebs Gone Social.Watch Video »
Prince Harry, Jessica Alba and more stars who threw out the first pitch at baseball games.Watch Video »
Sofia Vergara poses in a revealing neon bikini while her "Modern Family" castmates hit the beach in Australia on Celebs Gone Social.Watch Video »
Like us on Facebook?
UP NEXTChristmas Wishes
From Crowd Ignite