Ravens cornerback Marlon Humphrey was arrested in Tuscaloosa, AL, on Thursday.
According to the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s booking information, Humphrey has been charged with third-degree robbery. In Alabama, third-degree robbery is a Class C felony.
“He/she uses force against the person of the owner of the property or any person present with intent to overcome that person’s physical resistance or physical power of resistance; or (2) he/she threatens the imminent use of force against the person of the owner of the property or any person present with intent to compel acquiescence to the taking of or escaping with the property.”
According to criminaldefenselawyer.com, a Class C felony in Alabama holds a minimum/maximum sentence of 1-10 years, if found guilty.
According to Jamison Hensley, a Ravens spokesman will comment once more information is gathered.
Ravens spokesman said team will comment on Marlon Humphrey's arrest when more information is gathered. Humphrey was charged with third-degree robbery last night in Alabama. https://t.co/3lUZdDxtoK— Jamison Hensley (@jamisonhensley) January 25, 2018
Former Alabama cornerback Marlon Humphrey, now with Baltimore Ravens, arrested on third-degree robbery charge in Tuscaloosa. Working to get info from police -- pic.twitter.com/vNaPMIfklA— Stephanie Taylor (@TNews_Steph) January 25, 2018
According to Stephanie Taylor, Crime Reporter for The Tuscaloosa News, Marlon Humphrey was arrested for stealing a $15 phone charger.
“According to the incident report filed by University of Alabama Police, a 30-year-old told police that Humphrey stole a $15 charger at 3:19 a.m. on Jan. 13 while at Hotel Capstone on Bryant Drive.” — Stephanie Taylor, Tuscaloosa News
The Ravens official statement has been released:
“Marlon told us that it was a misunderstanding regarding a $15 telephone charger, which he thought was his. Our understanding is that he has been interviewed by University of Alabama Police and is cooperating. We are monitoring the situation.”
Official Police report:
Here's the info about why Marlon Humphrey is charged with robbery. An Uber driver was giving Humphrey and three women a ride to a hotel, said Humphrey asked to borrow a charger but refused to return it before elbowing him in the side. Charger didn't fit Humphrey's phone. pic.twitter.com/htNsHbuT74— Stephanie Taylor (@TNews_Steph) January 25, 2018
Updates to this article when they occur.