KIRO Radio obtained audio from a 911 call and found that a woman identified as Ashley Sherman claimed that Richard Sherman, an NFL cornerback, was threatening to kill herself.
This audio is after Sherman was charged with burglary domestic violence in Seattle. He was refused bail.
Redmond, Washington police spokesperson said Sherman was taken into custody after a struggle and that a K-9 was used by police to capture him. Sherman was also involved in a single car accident Tuesday night.
Ashley Sherman stated that Sherman was being aggressive and wrestling with an uncle at the residence in the audio of the 9-1-1 phone call.
Ashley Sherman stated that he was threatening to kill his self. He has sent people text messages threatening to kill himself. He’s asking for help from the police to stop him shooting if they show up. He stated that if they show up, he will fight them.
Ashley Sherman and her operator had several heated moments during the call. Ashley Sherman claimed she needed police to arrive on the scene immediately.
“Listen, I’m handling it. “You need to stop telling it that,” replied the operator.
According to police, no one was hurt in the house. Sherman sustained minor injuries to his ankle and leg while Sherman suffered minor scrapes on his leg.