On Wednesday morning, free-agent cornerback Richard Sherman was arrested on suspicion of burglary domestic violence. Sherman was arrested at his wife’s parents’ home in Redmond, Washington, after crashing his black Mercedes sedan, according to officials.
Police arrived at the residence to find Sherman outside of the home, where he fought with police before being arrested and then taken to a local hospital.
According to The Seattle Times, Sherman attempted to walk away from police when they informed him that they were placing him under arrest. A police dog was used to apprehend Sherman, who suffered a cut on his lower leg during the arrest.
Late Wednesday, Seattle’s KIRO Radio 97.3 FM released audio of the 911 call to police that led to the arrest. Toward the end of the call, the person calling 911 identified herself as “Ashley Sherman,” Richard Sherman’s wife.
While on the call with the emergency dispatcher, Ashley Sherman can be heard asking requesting officer assistance, saying that her “husband