Raiders WR Brown settles suit in balcony incident


PITTSBURGH — Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown has reached a settlement on a high-publicize lawsuit in South Florida.

Brown faced two lawsuits from an April incident during which Brown allegedly yelled at security and threw items from inside an apartment and off a balcony, according to documents obtained by ESPN. Both lawsuits were for “damages in excess of $15,000, exclusive of” attorney fees and interest.

Brown has settled the suit from the guardian of a 2-year-old boy alleging “intentional infliction of emotional distress and assault” after items flung from the 14th floor of The Mansions at Acqualina nearly hit the child, according to Miami-Dade County court filings. The child was with his grandfather near the pool area of the complex when large items — including two vases, an ottoman and other pieces of furniture — fell close to them, according to the filings, which say the child has experienced anxiety and trouble sleeping since.

The owner of the multimillion-dollar condo Brown leased also filed a case against Brown for damages and breaching the apartment agreement. TMZ first reported the settlement.

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

Cameroon player Joel Tagueu withdrawn from Afcon due to possible heart defect
Will Argentina’s Copa America hopes be ended by Qatar?
Lopez victorious in thrilling Queen’s singles final
Rating the offseason for all 32 NFL teams: Why the Browns are on top
NBA comps for five elements of Zion’s extraordinary game

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *