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NFL star Richard Sherman arrested on domestic violence charge

By Elisha Fieldstadt and Diana Dasrath

NFL cornerback Richard Sherman was arrested Wednesday and charged with burglary domestic violence, according to Washington state jail records.

Sherman, 33, was booked at the King County Correctional Facility about 6 a.m., the records show. He was denied bail.

A statement from the Redmond Police Department said officers were called to a house at 1:46 a.m. for a report of a burglary in progress.

“Sherman was attempting to force entry into a family member’s home,” the statement said.

Former Seahawk Richard Sherman arrested on investigation of burglary domestic violence

Former Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was arrested Wednesday morning on investigation of burglary domestic violence, booked into the King County Correctional Facility in Seattle at 6:08 a.m. where he remains with bail having yet to be set, according to King County jail records.

The notice stated the incident is being investigated as a felony.

The case is sealed, but the notice in King County Superior Court noted that an “extreme risk protection order” had been mandated.

NFL star Richard Sherman booked on domestic violence charge

SEATTLE (AP) — Former Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers star Richard Sherman was booked into a jail in Seattle on Wednesday morning, accused of “Burglary Domestic Violence.”

The King County Correctional Facility lists Sherman as being booked at 6:08 a.m. Online records say bail was denied, though it was unlikely Sherman would have had a court appearance yet.

The incident is being investigated as a felony. It wasn’t immediately clear if Sherman had an attorney and no other details were immediately available.

Richard Sherman booked, being investigated for domestic violence

Free-agent cornerback Richard Sherman was booked at 6:08 a.m. local time Wednesday at the King County Correctional Facility in Seattle and is being investigated for burglary domestic violence, which is a felony charge, according to public records.

Records state he was denied bail, but a spokesman for the Redmond (Washington) Police Department told ESPN that is standard procedure for suspects of domestic violence until they can appear before a judge. Sherman’s hearing before a judge will not take place until Thursday afternoon.

The Washington State Police also are investigating Sherman for a separate incident that happened an hour earlier Wednesday. Sherman is being investigated by the state police in connection to a hit-and-run and damage to state Department of Transportation property, a spokesman told ESPN.

Richard Sherman booked, denied bail while under investigation for burglary domestic violence in Seattle

Free agent cornerback Richard Sherman has found himself in trouble with the law. Sherman was arrested early Wednesday morning in Seattle and is being investigated for burglary domestic violence, according to King County public records. The former San Francisco 49ers defensive back was booked at the Seattle Correctional Facility and was denied bail, which is a standard procedure for suspects of domestic violence until they can appear before a judge, a spokesman for the Redmond (Washington) Police Department told ESPN.

The notice stated the incident is being investigated as a felony. ESPN reports Sherman’s hearing before a judge will not take place until Thursday afternoon.   

Richard Sherman arrested on domestic violence charge

Free agent cornerback Richard Sherman was arrested on a domestic violence charge in Redmond, Wash., early Wednesday morning.

Per public records, Sherman was booked at 6:08 a.m. local time for “burglary domestic violence” at King County Correctional Facility in Seattle. The case is being investigated as a felony.

The records denote that Sherman was denied bail, however a spokesman for the Redmond Police Department told ESPN that is standard procedure for suspects in a domestic violence incident until they appear before a judge.

Free-agent CB Richard Sherman booked on charge of burglary domestic violence

Free-agent cornerback Richard Sherman was arrested near Seattle on Wednesday morning and booked on a charge of burglary domestic violence, according to public records. The 33-year-old veteran was booked in King County (Wash.) Correctional Facility in Seattle at 6:08 a.m. PT and currently has been denied bail, which is standard procedure for anyone arrested on any charge related to domestic violence, per the King County Superior Court Clerk’s Office.

A Redmond (Wash.) police news release stated that Sherman allegedly arrived at a family member’s house early Wednesday morning and tried to force his way into the home and officers were called onto the scene.

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