Former New England Patriots defensive back Brandon Browner faced charges with attempted murder of his ex. The former player also faced three additional felony charges in La Verne, Calif.
Police officers arrested the former Patriots player, and he faced charges of robbery, burglary, and false imprisonment. There were also two counts of child endangerment and misdemeanor. The former player was said to be arraigned at Pomona Superior Court
The bail was set at $10 million. If convicted, Browner will be given a life sentence in state prison.
“Officials say Browner broke into his former GF’s apartment in La Verne, CA on July 8 and allegedly chased the victim, dragged her and then smothered her in a carpet. Her two children were present when the alleged abuse occurred,” sources reveal.
“According to the La Verne Police Department, officers responded to a call at 10:07 a.m. on Sunday morning related to a man who broke into a home through a locked window. Browner was identified as the intruder and allegedly physically forced the victim back into her residence when she attempted to flee. The former NFL pro allegedly physically harmed and made threats to kill the victim inside the residence, per the La Verne PD. Browner allegedly fled the scene before police arrived but took a Rolex watch valued at $20,000 from the victim before leaving the home,” the police report read.
Browner was part of the NFL family for five years. He played with the Seattle Seahawks for three seasons, and had one season each for the New England Patriots and New Orleans Saints. Browner won Super Bowls with both Seattle and New England in 2014 and 2015. The former player was selected to the 2012 Pro Bowl. So what happened to this great player?
Life is sometimes messy, and Browner is in big trouble this time.