Off Court Drama As ‘Bringing Up Ballers’ Mom Arrested For Theft

Mar. 16 2017, Updated 11:32 a.m. ET

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Bringing Up Ballers star Tiffany Thigpen got a slam-dunk in court, can exclusively reveal, when she walked away free after a shoplifting arrest!

Thigpen, 34, was nabbed for stealing $135.72 of "bling makeup" from Walmart in 2011. Although she pleaded guilty, she didn’t serve any jail time, according to Cook County Circuit Court documents.

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Court records state that she was sentenced to just six months supervision.

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Now, Thigpen owns an auto repair business and sits courtside as her son Michael, 16, attempts to draw the NBA’s attention at his high school games — and on the Lifetime reality show.

Thigpen has four other mini-athletes, and says she is trying to groom them for college and superstardom.

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