Terrelle Pryor charged with assault following stabbing incidentBy Amber Lee
Free-agent NFL wide receiver Terrelle Pryor was hospitalized early Saturday morning and required hospitalization for his wounds. Afterward, he was arrested for Simple Assault.
Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, sharing information released by the Pittsburgh Police on Twitter, noted Pryor was arrested and that Shalaya Briston, who stabbed him, was charged with Criminal Attempt Homicide and Aggravated Assault.
Police arrested Terrelle Pryor and charged him with Simple Assault.
Shalaya Briston was arrested and has been charged with Criminal Attempt Homicide and Aggravated Assault. https://t.co/yoQUIO8qzg
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) November 30, 2019
Pryor is expected to make a full recovery from his wounds sustained in the stabbing.
A former quarterback at Ohio State, Pryor became a receiver at the NFL level. He was released by the Jacksonville Jaguars before the season began and has not played this year for any team.