Jury finds former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent guilty of intoxication manslaughter
POSTED: Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 4:01pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 7:08pm
Dallas, TX (KTSM) — A jury has found former Dallas Cowboy Josh Brent guilty of intoxication manslaughter.
The former nose tackle was charged with intoxication manslaughter after allegedly driving drunk and causing a December 2012 that killed his passenger, friend and teammate, Jerry Brown.
Brent announced his retirement from pro-football, Thursday, July 18, 2013.
Brent played three seasons for the Cowboys, recording 65 tackles, 1.5 sacks, five pressures, one pass breakup and one forced fumble in 39 career games with five starts. He was originally selected in the seventh-round of the 2010 Supplemental Draft out of Illinois.
The punishment face of Brent's trial is expected to being Thursday.