NFL Player Sergio Brown Is Missing, His Mom Found Dead Near Creek

Sergio Brown‘s household is dealing with an unimaginable tragedy.

Amid the continued seek for the lacking ex-NFL participant in Illinois, his mother Myrtle Simmons Brown has been discovered useless, the Prepare dinner County Medical Examiner’s Workplace confirmed to E! Information on Sept 18. She was 73.

Myrtle’s reason behind demise has been declared as a number of accidents because of assault. The way of demise was dominated as murder.

Officers discovered Myrtle’s physique on Sept. 16, the identical day she and Sergio have been reported lacking by household, in line with a Maywood Police Division press launch.

Myrtle was found “unresponsive close to a creek to the rear of her residence.” Sergio, who stepped away from the NFL in 2016, has not been positioned.

The Maywood Police Division are investigating the incident, per the press launch.

Nick Brown, Sergio’s brother, mourned the lack of his mother on Instagram Sept. 17, thanking supporters for “your whole outreach, assist, love and condolences.”