SEATTLE (AP) — Former Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers star Richard Sherman was booked right into a jail in Seattle on Wednesday morning, accused of “Housebreaking Home Violence.”
The King County Correctional Facility lists Sherman as being booked at 6:08 a.m. On-line information say bail was denied, although it was unlikely Sherman would have had a courtroom look but.
The incident is being investigated as a felony. It wasn’t instantly clear if Sherman had an lawyer and no different particulars have been instantly out there.
The Nationwide Soccer League Gamers Affiliation, the union that represents NFL gamers, mentioned in a press release it was monitoring the scenario.
“We have been made conscious of an arrest final evening of one in all our participant leaders for an alleged home violence incident and have activated our home violence disaster protocol for the safety and help of everybody concerned,’’ the assertion mentioned.
Sherman change into a Seattle sports activities legend throughout seven seasons with Seahawks. The cornerback was a star of their run to a 2014 Tremendous Bowl victory, making a game-saving play to deflect a cross within the NFC Championship Sport in opposition to the 49ers.
He left the Seahawks after the 2017 season after which performed three seasons with San Francisco.
The 33-year-old is presently a free agent.
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