According to several sources including Sports Talk Atl. Free Agent Cornerback Richard Sherman has been charge with Domestic Violence & Burglary charges.
The 33 year old Sherman was booked at 6am at the King County Correctional Facility in Seattle. Jake Gordon goes in detail the severity and consequences of the allegations.
Update on Richard Sherman:— SportsTalkATL Jake (@cantguardjake) July 14, 2021
– Being held without bail is protocol for Domestic Violence cases in the district he was arrested in
– 911 call made around 2 AM stating that he was trying to get onto the property
– There was an altercation with police before he was arrested
Things are not looking good for the former All Pro cornerback. pic.twitter.com/DdGt0gs5Sh— SportsTalkATL Jake (@cantguardjake) July 14, 2021
Sherman could be given a life sentence if convicted of First Degree Burglary, which is commonly used for Domestic Violence altercations. A Second Degree Charge can carry up to ten years in prison.— SportsTalkATL Jake (@cantguardjake) July 14, 2021
Richard Sherman has not been formally charged. He cannot be until he appears in King County District Court, which will not be until Thursday afternoon. Until then, Sherman will remain in the King County Correctional Facility in Seattle.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 14, 2021