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San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks, 29, could be charged in the alleged attack of teammate Lamar Divens, according to Mercury News. The warrant is currently put on hold while the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office debate whether he should be charged with a felony, a misdemeanor or not at all.
The controversy stems from a June 8 incident in which Brooks allegedly struck 49ers nose tackle Lamar Divens three times in the head with a beer bottle and then punched him in the face during an argument over car keys outside Brooks’ house in San Jose. The alleged attack left Divens bloodied and requiring three stitches, according to court documents.
The alleged victim, Divens at the time said he wanted to press charges, but since has changed his mind.
The alleged attack was also witnessed by two other unidentified team members, one of whom gave a recorded statement to police.
The decision by District Attorney Jeff Rosen ove...