The former Oakland Raiders star was arrested around Feb. 2 in Phoenix and he was also booked on assault charges.
Warren Sapp is in some serious trouble. The NFL star, who you may recognize from season seven of Dancing With The Stars, was arrested around 7am, Feb. 2, according to TMZ Sports.
Former NFL Star Warren Sapp Arrested For Soliciting A Prostitute — Report
The 42-year-old was reportedly in town covering the Super Bowl for the NFL Network but was caught by police allegedly trying to solicit a prostitute.
He has reportedly been terminted by the NFL Network since his arrest.
“Warren Sapp’s contract has been terminated and he no longer works for NFL Network,” Alex Riethmiller, spokesman for the NFL Network said in a statement.
In case you don’t know too much about Warren we are here to fill you in. Warren is in the NFL Hall of Fame and he played at the University of Miami and later went to the big leagues and played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Oakland Raiders.
He holds the record for the second-highest sacks ever for a defensive tackle. But he has also made headlines for his bad behavior. He has been fined by the league numerous times for his language and has even been thrown out of games.
Warren has two children with his ex-wife Jamiko Vaughn, a little girl, Mercedes and a son, Warren Carols II. In February of 2012, Warren was arrested and charged with domestic battery but the charges were dropped. He also filled for bankruptcy in April of 2012 listing $6.45 million in assets and $6.7 million in debt.
HollywoodLifers, we will keep you updated as the story develops.
— Chloe Melas