Arrest warrants issued for National Football League players over armed robbery allegations


Grieco said they are the same witnesses who gave the original statements in the police report that led to the arrest warrants.

Dunbar's lawyer, Michael Grieco, said his client surrendered to authorities in Miramar, Fla., on Saturday afternoon, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Baker faces an additional four counts of aggravated assault with a firearm.

According to the police report, Baker was armed with a semi-automatic weapon and robbed partygoers of cash and other valuables, including watches worth $18,000 and $25,000.

Baker and Dunbar had previously turned themselves in Saturday, two days after the Miramar (Florida) police department issued warrants for their arrests. She said that four alleged victims and one witness identified Dunbar under oath.

"His career and reputation have been put in jeopardy as a result of an overzealous @miramarpd that was so excited about arresting a pro football player that they tweeted out their celebration and even tagged his employer in their unprofessional 'virtual touchdown dance, ' " Grieco's post read.

Baker's attorney Bradford Cohen issued a statement on social media confirming reports that the 22-year-old cornerback had turned himself over to Miramar police.

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"I'm confident that he was there but confident he didn't commit a crime", Grieco said about Dunbar.

The terms of Dunbar's pretrial release include no access to firearms, no communication with the alleged victims and, perhaps most importantly for the Seahawks, no travel outside of the state of Florida.

Greico spoke publicly on Friday refuting the details of the warrant.

Broward County assistant state attorney Aaron Passy argued that the affidavits should not have been admissible in a bond hearing, saying "let's say the witnesses were receiving death threats or offers or bribes" and that he found it "very interesting" that the affidavits "recant only to one defendant". The Miramar Police Department posted on Twitter that Dunbar and Baker had warrants for their arrest, and they tagged both the Giants' and Seahawks' official Twitter pages in the post. "We have no further comment at this time", the Giants said in a statement on Thursday.

Baker was a first-round pick (30th overall) by the Giants in the 2019 draft after starring at the University of Georgia.

Dunbar, who was traded from the Washington Redskins to the Seattle Seahawks in March, is set to make about $3.5 million this year.