Pittsburgh Steelers star Antonio Brown is accused of almost striking a toddler with one of the pieces of large furniture he hurled from a 14th-story balcony during an April outburst, a new lawsuit says.
According to a lawsuit obtained by TMZ Sports, Antonio Brown is being accused of almost killing a toddler in April when he threw furniture off the balcony of his 14th-story apartment after becoming upset.
The Steelers have said they will not be commenting. Surveillance video also shows the objects falling from the 14th floor balcony and landing close to Amnon Sternberg and his grandfather, the suit said.More news: Wozniacki swats aside Sevastova to wear Beijing crown
Brown, a Miami native in his ninth National Football League season, has until Thursday to respond to the lawsuit, KDKA reports.
Brown also caused extensive damage to his own unit at the apartment complex "in a fit of rage", the lawsuit alleges.
TMZ reported, citing multiple police reports, that Brown told police he noticed $80,000 in cash and a 9mm handgun missing from his apartment when he returned from an 11-day trip the day the day before the alleged furniture-tossing incident.More news: Dettori repeats Arc de Triomphe success on flying Enable
Following the incident, police were called and it was determined the items came from Brown's apartment. "Mr".
The station also reports that a second lawsuit has been filed by the landlord regarding damage to Brown's unit and furniture inside.
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Both lawsuits were filed in Miami-Dade County in August and seek more than $15,000 in damages.
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