NFL 2021 The player says he is sorry
Rdrinking Sherman, former San Francisco 49ers cornerback, was arrested on Wednesday July 14 after a home fight his in-laws and after objecting to the arrest by the local police; today He faces five misdemeanor charges including domestic violence and burglary.
During the early hours of Wednesday, football star Richard Sherman was arrested. According to the King County prosecutor’s office, the now-NFL free agent crashed his car in a construction zone near a highway in Seattle; moments later torrib to the house of his in-laws and wanted to enter by force. For this reason, the authorities arrived in the suburb of Redmond and Sherman showed “severe mood swings and difficulty speaking, he had red, watery eyes and he had the smell of intoxicants coming from his person”, according to police reports to which he had access ESPN. Even, he had resistance to arrest which provoked a greater punishment.
Of the five charges for which Sherman will have to appear, dTwo of them are linked to domestic violence, one for burglary in the second degree, as well as a third degree charge for malicious mischief that adds to arrest resistance, plus alleged driving under the influence and for endangering to highway workers.
Although he was released without bail yesterday, Thursday, July 15, the release includes that the NFL player must avoid contact with his father-in-law or be able to access a weapon, he is even prohibited from consuming alcohol or over-the-counter drugs. Also, it should be noted that in February 2021, Sherman already had an extreme risk protection order issued by a judge of King County, which likewise dictated that the cornerback he should not have weapons because he could be a risk to himself as well as to others, but the case was sealed.
Sherman posted on his social networks a message in which he is sorry and expressed that he should seek the necessary help. In addition stressed that mental health is important, while authorities work on his case for the next few weeks.
“I am deeply sorry for my actions on Tuesday night. I behave in a way that does not make me proud. I have been dealing with some personal challenges for the past few months, but that is not an excuse for how I acted. The importance of health mental and emotional is extremely real and I am committed to getting the help I need. I appreciate all the people who have reached out to support me and my family, including our community here in Seattle. I am grateful to have a wife, family and system so incredible support to support me during this time ”
? Richard Sherman (@ RSherman_25) July 16, 2021