Former football star O.J. Simpson was allegedly beaten unconscious in prison.
The beating which occurred several months ago caused him to spend several weeks in the infirmary.
The attack has been kept a secret by prison authorities until Simpson’s friend reported it to the National Inquirer.
The friend also shared that Simpson has been afraid to leave his cell since the attack.
The former Heisman Trophy winner is serving a 33-year sentence for armed robbery and kidnapping.