FORT WORTH, Texas — Former TCU and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Trevone Boykin was sentenced to three years in prison after pleading responsible Wednesday to fees from the 2018 beating of his girlfriend.
Boykin and prosecutors agreed to the sentence in return for his responsible plea Wednesday to aggravated assault and witness tampering fees. Boykin’s lawyer stated his consumer could be eligible for parole in lower than a yr.
Boykin had been within the Tarrant County Jail in Fort Worth since December after he ducked paying for a lodge room in close by Arlington.
Shabrika Bailey alleged that Boykin broke her jaw in two locations within the March 2018 beating. The Seahawks minimize Boykin within the wake of the allegation.
Boykin, who performed for the TCU Horned Frogs in 2012-15, was the 2014 Big 12 Conference Offensive Player of the Year and set group profession information in profession passing yards (10,728), passing makes an attempt (1,356), move completions (830) and landing passes (86).
With the Seahawks, Boykin performed in 5 video games in 2016, finishing 13 of 18 passes for 145 yards and one landing and one interception. He spent 2017 on the Seahawks follow squad.
He had been in bother with the regulation since 2015, nevertheless, when he was concerned in a barroom brawl in San Antonio two days earlier than TCU was to meet the Oregon Ducks within the Alamo Bowl on Jan. 2, 2016. He was suspended for the sport, then pleaded no contest to a depend of resisting arrest and acquired a yr’s deferred adjudication probation in June 2016.
In March 2017, he was arrested on fees of public intoxication and misdemeanor marijuana possession after a automotive by which he was a passenger struck a tavern, hitting seven individuals on the sidewalk.