A harrowing incident unfolded in Maywood, Illinois, involving former NFL player Sergio Brown, 35, and his 73-year-old mother, Myrtle Brown. Myrtle was tragically found dead less than 100 yards from her home, her death ruled as a homicide resulting from assault.
The mystery deepened as Sergio Brown went missing, prompting a concerned family member to file a missing persons report. Video footage surfaced on Instagram, seemingly from Sergio Brown, suggesting he had been kidnapped by law enforcement. In the video, he expressed grievances against “fake news” and the FBI, adding a layer of complexity to the case.
Police are actively investigating the matter, including the authenticity of the video. Sergio Brown’s erratic behavior prior to his disappearance and his ambiguous posts on social media have raised concerns among neighbors and authorities.
Sergio Brown had a notable career in the NFL, playing as a safety for various teams including the New England Patriots, Indianapolis Colts, Jacksonville Jaguars, and Buffalo Bills. His sudden disappearance and the tragic loss of his mother have left the community in shock, with many hoping for his safe return and justice for Myrtle Brown’s untimely demise.