SEATTLE (CBS SF) — Richard Sherman, the star NFL cornerback who final performed with the San Francisco 49ers, was arrested and jailed early Wednesday morning for home violence housebreaking.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter broke the information on Twitter that the free agent was in jail.
Free-agent CB Richard Sherman was booked at 6:08 this am on the Seattle Correctional Facility for “Housebreaking Home Violence”, per King County public data. Sherman additionally was denied bail.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 14, 2021
King County records present that Sherman was booked into Seattle Correctional Facility at 6:08 a.m. Wednesday and that he was denied bail.
No different particulars had been identified at press time. Home Violence Housebreaking is a particular cost in Seattle the place “offender is often accused of coming into or refusing to go away a home, enterprise, automobile or different dwelling. In first diploma offenses, they’re additionally accused of committing an act of violence or carrying a lethal weapon comparable to a knife or firearm,” in keeping with domesticviolenceseattle.com.
Based on NBC Sports activities reporter Joe Fann, King County is saying it’s investigating the incident as a attainable felony.
Information: King County public data present that Richard Sherman has been booked for “Housebreaking Home Violence.”
The “INV” means it’s being investigated as a felony. pic.twitter.com/kz5qZp051S
— Joe Fann (@Joe_Fann) July 14, 2021
In Seattle, the regulation requires law enforcement officials to arrest the suspect in domestic violence cases.
This story will likely be up to date.