IRVING, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent is facing an intoxication manslaughter charge after a one-vehicle accident that killed linebacker Jerry Brown, a member of the team’s practice squad.
Irving police spokesman John Argumaniz said the accident happened about 2:20 a.m. Saturday in the Dallas suburb. Argumaniz says Brent was speeding when the vehicle hit a curb and flipped at least once.
Argumaniz says Brown was found unresponsive at the scene and pronounced dead at a hospital.
The police spokesman says officers conducted a field sobriety test on Brent and arrested him. The charge was upgraded after Brown was pronounced dead.
1 2Next page »
Also On Black America Web:
This Week’s Hottest Celebrity Instagrams (11/28-12/5)
http://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/screen-shot-2014-12-05-at-4-07-18-pm.png?w=180&h=180&crop=1 http://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/screen-shot-2014-12-05-at-4-07-46-pm.png?w=180&h=180&crop=1 http://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/screen-shot-2014-12-05-at-4-04-54-pm.png?w=180&h=180&crop=1 http://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/screen-shot-2014-12-05-at-4-03-13-pm.png?w=180&h=180&crop=1 http://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/screen-shot-2014-12-05-at-4-03-43-pm.png?w=180&h=180&crop=1
Tags: Josh Brent » manslaughter