Former NFL star Sergio Brown is currently missing, while his mother, Myrtle Simmons Brown, has been tragically found dead near a creek in Illinois. The Cook County Police Department, as reported by E! News, revealed that Sergio’s mother was discovered deceased on September 16, while there has been an ongoing search for Sergio.
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office released a statement stating that Myrtle was found unresponsive near her home at a creek, and her death has been ruled as a homicide. Meanwhile, the Maywood Police Department continues their efforts to locate Sergio.
Sergio’s brother, Nick Brown, took to Instagram to express his thoughts and shed some light on the heartbreaking situation. In his post, he shared, “It’s a sad but hopeful time, and we will all get through this together.” Nick also conveyed his mother’s wise words about tough times being temporary, offering a glimmer of hope during this difficult period.
Nick kindly requested fans and curious onlookers to respect his family’s privacy and refrain from visiting their property due to the ongoing investigation. He also shared a heartfelt message for his missing brother, stating, “If anyone knows where he is, I want him to know that I love you and please come home.”
Sergio Brown had an impressive career in the NFL, playing for multiple teams including the New England Patriots, Indianapolis Colts, Jacksonville Jaguars, and the Buffalo Bills.
As the search for Sergio continues, we await further updates on this distressing situation. Our thoughts are with the Brown family during this incredibly difficult time.