Former NFL tight finish Kellen Winslow Jr. was arrested on Thursday and charged with kidnapping, rape, forcible sodomy and oral copulation, residential housebreaking and indecent publicity, in line with the San Diego County Sheriff’s division.
Police issued a warrant Thursday morning and arrested Winslow at his Encinitas, Calif., dwelling shortly after 1 p.m. PT, earlier than conducting a search of his home.
Winslow, 34, is charged with two counts of kidnapping with intent to commit rape, two counts of forcible rape, one depend of forcible sodomy, one depend of forcible oral copulation, two counts of residential housebreaking and one depend of indecent publicity. No data was revealed about when the alleged crimes occurred.
Police lieutenant Michael Blevins advised NBC San Diego that a number of victims are related to the costs however declined to say what number of. He added, per NBC San Diego, that the alleged incidents occurred within the Encinitas space, however not within the mobile-home neighborhood the place Winslow was arrested final week on suspicion of housebreaking.
Winslow was arrested on the afternoon of June 7 after police have been referred to as for a suspected break-in at Park Encinitas, a mobile-home park. A neighbor had reported a suspicious individual coming into a residence that wasn’t his, then leaving in a black SUV after being confronted. Winslow, who was an area prep star rising up within the space, was charged with one depend of first-degree housebreaking and posted $50,000 bond that night.
Denise White, Winslow’s publicist, stated Saturday that his June 7 arrest “got here all the way down to a neighbor overreacting” and that her shopper “emphatically denies” any housebreaking try. She stated Winslow was house-shopping for his spouse’s mom, including that his spouse goes to church with the couple that lives within the cellular dwelling close to which he was seen.
A spokesperson for the sheriff’s division stated earlier this week the circumstances of the June 7 arrest have been being investigated and that Winslow had given inconsistent and different statements for why he was within the neighborhood.
Winslow’s arraignment for final week’s arrest was scheduled for Thursday. After the latest arrest, it has been moved to Friday.
Winslow final performed within the NFL in 2013 for the New York Jets, lacking 4 video games that season after being suspended beneath the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug coverage. He was arrested later that 12 months for possession of artificial marijuana.
The Cleveland Browns drafted Winslow sixth total out of Miami within the 2004 NFL Draft. He began 40 video games in 4 seasons with the Browns earlier than being traded to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2009. He additionally briefly performed for the New England Patriots.
In 105 profession video games, Winslow completed with 469 catches for five,236 yards and 25 touchdowns.
Winslow is the son of Hall of Fame Chargers tight finish Kellen Winslow.