Report: NFL Legend Warren Sapp Arrested for Allegedly Soliciting Prostitution and Assault.Daniel McCarthy (Author) Published Date : Feb 03, 2015 10:56 IST
Officials confirm Former NFL great Warren Sapp was arrested by Phoenix Police on Monday for allegedly soliciting prostitution and assault. After the unexpected work Alex Riethmiller, the vice president/communications for the NFL Network Said on Monday that Sapp has been terminated. One of the police officer said to the Media Sapp was taken to police headquarters and questioned.
To the brief report from the Police, Sapp allegedly met two women in his hotel, and then went up to his room, where an argument took place over money. Sapp told to the investigators he paid one of the women for sex, but he denied any assault, Investigators said they observed the women had minor injuries, which were consistent with assault, but they said one woman was cited for prostitution and released. The other woman was later located at a hotel in nearby Peoria and cited for a violation of the city's escort permit requirements and released. The duty police of the state said their names weren't immediately released.
In a statement the Authorities said Sapp faces a maximum penalty of $2,500 in fines, six months in jail, three years' probation and mandatory 15 days in jail if convicted on the prostitution charge. On the another information, making millions in his playing career, Sapp filed for bankruptcy in 2012 in Florida after owing more than $6.7 million to creditors and back child support and alimony.
Warren Carlos Sapp (born December 19, 1972) is a former American football defensive tackle, a 6-foot-2-inch, 300-plus pounder, was inducted in the NFL Hall of Fame in 2013 after playing 13 seasons in the league with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Oakland Raiders.
In the archive of the NFL, Sapp is a seven-time Pro Bowl selection, Super Bowl champion and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2013. He was in Phoenix covering Super Bowl XLIX, which ended in a 28-24 victory for the New England Patriots.
In the morally he was legend for the NFL, But He was arrested the day before the Super Bowl in 2010 on a domestic battery charge, but prosecutors later dropped the case because of inconsistence s between the victim's statements and evidence, including surveillance video.
Report: NFL Legend Warren Sapp Arrested for Allegedly Soliciting Prostitution and Assault.