Minnesota Vikings star Everson Griffen is in good arms.
The team introduced on Wednesday that Griffen came out of his house with out incident and is now getting the care he wants.
“We are thankful to the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office, the Carver County Sheriff’s Office, the Minnetrista Police Department, and the Orono Police Department for their quick response and dedication to ensuring the situation ended peacefully,” the Vikings wrote in a press release. “Our focus remains on Everson’s health and safety and providing the proper resources for him and his family.”
Early Wednesday morning, regulation enforcement and psychological well being professionals have been despatched to Griffen’s house after the defensive finish made a number of disturbing posts on his social media claiming that individuals have been attempting to kill him.
Minnetrista Police Department launched a press release Wednesday saying that officers have been referred to as to Griffen’s house positioned within the 5700 block of Hardscrabble Circle at round 3 a.m. after he referred to as 911 saying “someone was inside his home and that he needed help from the police.”
VIKINGS’ EVERSON GRIFFEN REFUSING TO COME OUT OF HOME AFTER POSTING DISTURBING MESSAGES, FIRING GUN
Griffen advised dispatch that he fired a weapon, however nobody was injured. When police arrived on the scene, they have been unable to search out an intruder.
Police mentioned within the assertion that “law and enforcement and psychologists” were on the scene since 7 a.m. but Griffen “refused” to come out. They noted that he was alone inside his residence.
Griffen posted alarming screenshots of messages to his agent on his Instagram early Wednesday morning. In the since-deleted messages, the NFL player told his agent to call 911, saying “People are attempting to kill me.”
A now-deleted video additionally posted to his account reportedly confirmed Griffen holding a gun saying he bought it legally.
Griffen has had a documented historical past of psychological well being points. In 2018, he underwent remedy after two incidents the place he threatened violence at a resort and made related feedback of folks attempting to kill him, based on the StarTribune.
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