Update: On Saturday afternoon, Pittsburgh Police confirmed that the district attorney recommended Pryor be charged with simple assault, while Shalaya Briston has bee charged with Criminal Attempt Homicide and Aggravated Assault.
A spokesperson for Pryor’s family said that the former OSU quarterback is out of surgery for now, but is being held in critical condition for the time being.
Police arrested Terrelle Pryor and charged him with Simple Assault.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) November 30, 2019
Shalaya Briston was arrested and has been charged with Criminal Attempt Homicide and Aggravated Assault. https://t.co/yoQUIO8qzg
According to WTAE in Pittsburgh, former Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor Sr. was stabbed overnight. The network’s sources say that he is in critical condition. WTAE also reports that police have an unidentified woman in custody “in connection with the stabbing.” Pryor is a native of Jeannette, Penn., which is a suburb of Pittsburgh.
BREAKING: NFL wide receiver Terrelle Pryor was stabbed in Pittsburgh overnight at the Heinz Lofts apartment complex overnight, sources have confirmed to Pittsburgh's Action News 4. https://t.co/A4msvhB6pN pic.twitter.com/4bTLQBeIHj— WTAE-TV Pittsburgh (@WTAE) November 30, 2019
Pryor played for the Buckeyes from 2008-10 and was named the 2008 Big Ten Freshman of the Year, 2010 Rose Bowl MVP, and was an All-Big Ten selection.
During his NFL career, Pryor has been a member of nine teams, including some on the practice squad and during the offseason. He most recently played for the Buffalo Bills during the 2018 season, and was in offseason camp with the Jacksonville Jaguars before the 2019 season.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Pryor underwent surgery overnight. He was reportedly stabbed in the shoulder and chest.
Former NFL WR Terrelle Pryor underwent surgery this morning and is in critical condition after being stabbed last night at his Pittsburgh apartment in the shoulder and chest, per source.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 30, 2019