Former NFL participant Sergio Brown who was reported lacking quickly after his mom was discovered useless close to a creek behind her suburban Chicago residence, responded to police’s suspicion on Tuesday by way of Instagram.
Myrtle Brown, 73, was reported lacking by members of the family on Saturday after they could not find or get in contact along with her or her son, the Maywood Police Division stated in a press launch.
In response to spokeswoman Natalia Derevyanny of the Prepare dinner County Medical Examiner’s Workplace, Myrtle Brown suffered accidents because of an assault, and murder was decided to be the reason for loss of life.
“My brother Sergio remains to be lacking,” Sergio Brown’s brother, Nick Brown wrote on Instagram on Sunday. “If anybody is aware of the place he’s I would like him to know that I really like you and please come residence.”
Nevertheless, on Tuesday, Brown posted a narrative on his Instagram account saying that the information that had been circulating was “pretend” and stated that he thought his mom was on trip whereas making accusations towards the Maywood Police Division.
He additionally claimed that the police “kidnapped me twice from… residence.”
In response to Chicago CNN affiliate WBBM, police responded and taped off a house avenue in Maywood, some 15 miles west of the Loop.
“Myrtle, she was an impressive lady, and I’m hoping she’s in the correct place and he or she’s with God,” Carlos Cortez, Myrtle Brown’s next-door neighbour, instructed WBBM. “I by no means would’ve anticipated this in one million years.”
When chatting with the household, Cortez claimed they spoke about how Sergio’s behaviour had been the latest months.
“They stated he wasn’t himself the previous couple of months. He was out of his thoughts,” he stated, in accordance with The US Solar.
“They seen him taking out the trash, they usually seen him have a bonfire the place he burned all her garments,” Cortez claimed of the allegedly retrieved footage.
Cortez says that he final noticed her and Sergio on Thursday whereas Myrtle’s sister, Sheila Simmons stated she had additionally final spoken to her on Thursday.
Earlier than signing with the New England Patriots as an undrafted free agent in 2010, Sergio Brown, 35, performed soccer for Notre Dame.
As a participant with the Patriots, Indianapolis Colts, Jacksonville Jaguars, and Buffalo Payments all through the course of seven NFL seasons.
Nick Brown urged folks to keep away from the household’s property and get in contact with Maywood police if they’ve any data relating to his brother’s whereabouts whereas the inquiry remains to be ongoing.