EX-Bears Tremendous Bowl champion Michael Richardson was arrested on Wednesday for homicide after allegedly taking pictures a 47-year-old man lifeless.
The 59-year-old former Chicago Bears cornerback was arrested by police and charged with homicide in Phoenix, Arizona, ABC 15 [KNXV-TV] reported.
Michael Richardson was arrested on WednesdayCredit score: MCSO
Richardson performed with the memorable 1985 Tremendous Bowl Champion Chicago BearsCredit score: Getty Pictures – Getty
Richardson – who performed with the memorable 1985 Tremendous Bowl Champion Chicago Bears – has been accused of fatally taking pictures 47-year-old Ronald Like.
The taking pictures passed off on Tuesday close to fortieth Avenue and Van Buren Avenue in Phoenix.
Like was present in an intersection by Phoenix police with a gunshot wound.
He was instantly taken to a close-by hospital the place he was pronounced lifeless, in response to police.
Police mentioned the previous skilled soccer participant was booked Wednesday on suspicion of homicide, misconduct involving weapons and a felony warrant.
Michael Richardson has been accused of fatally taking pictures 47-year-old Ronald LikeCredit score: Getty Pictures – Getty
Along with Richardson’s soccer profession, he’s additionally remembered for his function within the “Tremendous Bowl Shuffle” rap tune.
Richardson carried out the tune alongside his fellow Chicago Bears teammates in 1985 – earlier than the workforce claimed victory in Tremendous Bowl XX.
He rapped in his solo: “I am LA Mike and I play it cool. They do not sneak by me as a result of I am no idiot.”
Richardson performed with the Bears for six seasons between 1983 and 1988.
He spent one season with the San Francisco 49ers in 1989.
Mike Richardson, Gary Fencik and Mike Singletary filmed the Tremendous Bowl Shuffle in 1985Credit score: Getty Pictures – Getty
Maricopa County jail information reveal Richardson is scheduled to seem in court docket on January 6 for a drug cost.
In response to the Chicago Tribune, Richardson obtained $1million bail on Thursday morning for the second-degree homicide.
He’s additionally reportedly set to seem in court docket for the homicide cost on January 7.
Again in 2008, the ex-NFL participant had obtained 21 distinction drug convictions, the Tribune beforehand reported.