Archive for the ‘Police Blotter’ Category

Cowboy Josh Brent Charged After Teammate Jerry Brown Dies in Accident

A week after the tragedy in Kansas City, today it was the Dallas Cowboys that were struck with one, as practice-squad linebacker Jerry Brown was killed in a one-car accident Saturday. Teammate Josh Brent has been charged with intoxication manslaughter. Irving police spokesman John Argumaniz said the accident happened about 2:20 a.m. Saturday in the […]

Tragic Day in KC: LB Belcher Kills Girlfriend, then Self in Murder-Suicide

In yet another case that will put the NFL and football in a bad light, today Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher fatally shot his girlfriend, and then drove 10 minutes to Arrowhead Stadium and shot himself, committing suicide in front of his coach and general manager. Authorities did not release a possible motive for […]

Chiefs Player Kills Girlfriend, Then Commits Suicide

Police are investigating two shootings Saturday morning, involving a Kansas City Chiefs player and his girlfriend. Kansas City police Supervisor Andrea Khan could not release the name of the player involved. Details are still unclear, but KCTV5 reports that shooting was reported at approximately 8am at a home near 54th Street and Chrysler Avenue, and […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Week Six Pregame Open Thread

Welcome to week six of the NFL season, and there’s plenty of news and notes around the league to get updated on! With a lot of question marks about players all around the league, we will have the most up-to-date news on player injuries as well as player status leading up to game time. Simply […]

Falcons RB Michael Turner Arrested for DUI After Teams Win Over Denver

The Falcons had just hours before topped the Broncos 27-21 on Monday night football, but little did they know the trouble one of their star players would be getting into. Running back Michael Turner, who scored the games first TD in the win, was arrested and charged for DUI shortly after the win. Turner was […]

Chad Johnson Charged with Domestic Battery

Chad Johnson was officially charged on Wednesday, according to the Broward State Attorney’s Office for the incident that cost him a shot to be a member of the Dolphins in 2012. The flamboyant football player is facing one count of misdemeanor domestic battery for allegedly head-butting his new wife, reality show cast member Evelyn Lozada, […]

Former NFL WR Sam Hurd Jailed Indefinitely in Drug Case

Sam Hurd was on top of the world. A wide out in the NFL with a bright future ahead of him. Today, he’s behind bars. A federal judge ordered the former receiver to be jailed indefinitely for failing two drug tests and allegedly buying drugs while already facing charges he tried to distribute marijuana and […]

Baltimore Ravens LB Albert McClellan Facing a Domestic Assault Charge

An up and coming Ravens LB is facing trouble today, as reports say that LB Albert McClellan is facing a domestic assault charge stemming from an alleged June 30th incident in Lakeland, Florida. McClellan has been on the verge of a starting job for Baltimore this offseason. He is accused of battery, and simple assault […]