Seattle Seahawks quarterback Trevone Boykin was arrested early Monday on suspicion of marijuana possession and public intoxication; Boykin was a passenger in a car that crashed into a bar and hit people on a sidewalk.
According to The Seattle Times; “A statement from the Dallas Police Department states Boykin was a passenger in a car that hit the Sidebar Bar in Dallas, also hitting seven people on a crowded sidewalk. Seven people (upgrade from earlier reports, which said three) were taken to the hospital with injuries that included a broken ankle and a dislocated arm, according to Fox4News, but none had life-threatening injuries.” The statement says a bartender was injured when bottles of alcohol and a large cooler fell.
The reports state the car was driven by a 26-year-old woman, Shabrika Bailey, who police claim was drunk when she pulled out of a parking garage and backed into the front of the Sidebar Bar. According to a police statement, the car “accelerated in reverse at a high rate of speed,” before hitting the pedestrians and the bar.