Jeffrey Simon Hubbard's police booking photo after his indictment in the death of Kile Glover March 1, 2013 in Gainesville, Georgia. Glover, 11, who was the son Tameka Raymond and stepson of entertainer Usher, died July 21, 2012 after a jet ski crash at a lake in Georgia. (Photo by Hall County Sheriff's Office via Getty Images)
GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) - An Atlanta man has pleaded not guilty to charges in the boating collision death of music star Usher's 11-year-old stepson.
The Times of Gainesville reports (http://bit.ly/Zu9K4w) that Jeffrey Simon Hubbard entered the not guilty plea Tuesday to all charges, including first-degree homicide by vessel.
The boy, Kile Glover, was the son of Usher's ex-wife, Tameka Raymond.
Authorities say Kile and his father, Ryan Glover, were vacationing at Lake Lanier when Hubbard crashed a personal watercraft into the boy's raft July 6. Kile died at a hospital July 21.
Hubbard, whose lawyer, Jeff Talley, entered the plea on his behalf, also pleaded not guilty to charges of reckless operation of a vessel, unlawful operation of a personal watercraft, boat traffic violation and serious injury by vessel.