The shooting of Commander’s rookie running back Brian Robinson in August led to an arrest, the Washington D.C. Metropolitan Police Department reported on Wednesday. On August 28, Robinson was the target of an attempted carjacking or robbery in Washington, D.C. He was shot twice.
A 17-year-old male juvenile (who was 16 at the time of the act) was charged with assault with the purpose to rob while armed, the police reported on Wednesday (gun). According to police, the situation is still being investigated. You may also read Washington Police Say A Man Was Fatally Shot In Northeast!
Robinson, a University of Alabama product selected in the third round of the 2022 selection, was fortunate in that the two bullets that passed through his knee missed all the important structures (ligaments, tendons, and bone) and did not cause any damage.
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Following the incident, Robinson underwent surgery, and from the start of the 2022 regular season until early October, he was placed on the team’s reserve/non-football injury list. On October 9 against the Titans, he made his NFL debut. In four games, Robinson has run for 175 yards and one touchdown.