Antonio Brown’s felony matter after his incident with a transferring truck final yr was finalized on Tuesday and his probation was ended a yr early, in line with ESPN’s Jenna Laine.
Brown pleaded no contest to a cost that he assaulted a driver final January, and was sentenced to 2 years probation.
“In additional demonstration of Antonio Brown’s laborious work and nice progress since his NFL suspension, we’re more than happy to advise that his withheld adjudication is now remaining and he has accomplished his probation a full yr forward of schedule,” his lawyer, Sean Burstyn, mentioned in a press release to ESPN.
Antonio Brown charged in supply driver incident
Brown and his private coach Glenn Holt allegedly refused to pay a $4,000 charge to a transferring firm that was delivering objects to Brown’s residence in Florida in January 2020.
The motive force of the truck mentioned that Brown threw a rock at his truck earlier than attacking him. The motive force additionally mentioned in a 911 name that Brown was excessive through the incident and smoked one thing in entrance of him. Dashcam footage confirmed Brown strolling up and grabbing the driving force.
Brown reportedly then locked himself inside his residence earlier than he ultimately surrendered to authorities.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers vast receiver later described the incident as a “misunderstanding” and pled no contest. He was dealing with three fees — felony housebreaking conveyance, misdemeanor battery and misdemeanor felony mischief — and was sentenced to 2 years probation, ordered to endure a psychological analysis, a 13-week anger administration course and 100 hours of neighborhood service.
Although Brown’s probation has ended, he’s nonetheless concerned in a civil lawsuit filed by the driving force — who’s in search of $30,000 in damages, in line with ESPN.
Brown recorded 483 receiving yards and 4 touchdowns with the Buccaneers final season, his first with the staff after a tumultuous ending each with the Pittsburgh Steelers and New England Patriots. The 32-year-old had 81 yards and two touchdowns on eight receptions within the postseason whereas serving to the Bucs to a Tremendous Bowl win. He re-signed with the staff on a one-year, $3.075 million deal.
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