Dancing with the Stars contestant Donald Driver has had a criminal past and here’s what the National Enquirer reports. The American football wide receiver and children’s author who is now thirty seven years old along with his brother Marvin had at one time dealt in drugs and did also steal cars in Houston as a way to help out their impoverished mom and sisters survive.
“Donald could easily have ended up dead or in jail,” an insider told The ENQUIRER. When he was just a teenager a collection agency had confiscated the family’s possessions. At time his family had no food so this is when they resorted to this way just to meet ends meet.
“You try to do anything you can to provide for your family,” Driver told a reporter. “I sold (drugs) for a long, long time.” However at one point he was robbed and almost killed and with some help from their grandmother they had turned their lives around
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