Terrelle Pryor, currently an NFL free agent wide receiver, was stabbed this weekend in the shoulder and chest with chatter around the incident pointing to a girlfriend that carried out the assault. Pryor, who bounced around nine teams and still seeking a squad, is expected to make a full recovery.
Local outlet WTAE reports:
Police were at the Heinz Lofts apartment complex on Saturday morning.
Sources tell Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 a woman is in custody at Pittsburgh Police headquarters in connection with the stabbing.
Her identity is not known.
Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 has reached out to Pryor’s agents for a statement.
Pryor has played for the Raiders, Browns, Washington Football Team, Jets and Bills. He was released by the Jaguars earlier this year and is currently a free agent.
The news was initially broken by ESPN NFL reporter Adam Schefter, with his EPSN colleague Jeremy Fowler getting details on Pryor’s condition.
Terrelle Pryor’s name has been trending on Twitter for the bulk of the afternoon. We’ve got the reaction to the news below.
Damn Terrelle Pryor is in critical condition after being stabbed by his girlfriend.... I keep telling y’all that bitches are nuts.... but seriously hope he recovers healthy— Viva Loss Vegas Raiders (@LisaLease007) November 30, 2019
My prayers and best wishes for Terrelle Pryor. 🙏🏻🖤🏴☠️ pic.twitter.com/MJMrS6YUZG— AFL GODFATHER (@NFLMAVERICK) November 30, 2019
Prayers up to Terrelle Pryor. Terrible Situation. Pull through! #NFL— Blitzburgh ✨ (@RenegadeBlitz) November 30, 2019
My prayers go out to my G Terrelle Pryor get healthy physically and spiritually 🙏🙏🙏— Lawrence Philly James (@ljtrain72) November 30, 2019
who would stab Terrelle Pryor 🤔— 👁️⃤ gucci three (@threeluminati) November 30, 2019
Best wishes out to Terrelle Pryor on a speedy recovery. We are all with you— Jay_DC (@httroundup) November 30, 2019
Prayers up for Terrelle Pryor. Hope bro pulls through— Himothy $antana™ 🏁 (@East__House) November 30, 2019
I really wanna know what went down with that Terrelle Pryor situation— Beek (@_oGbeeK) November 30, 2019