Did lacking ex-Patriots participant Sergio Brown publish movies about mom’s demise? Police are investigating.


Brown, 35, continues to be thought of a lacking individual, a Maywood police spokesperson mentioned Tuesday, acknowledging police have been conscious of the Instagram movies and have been investigating.

Sergio Brown speaks.
Sergio Brown speaks throughout an NFL occasion for teenagers in south London, Wednesday, July 15, 2015. AP Picture/Matt Dunham, File

MAYWOOD, In poor health. (AP) — Police in suburban Chicago are checking on the authenticity of Instagram movies that seem to point out lacking former NFL participant Sergio Brown discussing the latest demise of his mom, who died following an assault.

Brown, 35, continues to be thought of a lacking individual, Maywood police spokesperson Carmen Rivera mentioned in an electronic mail Tuesday, acknowledging police have been conscious of the movies and have been investigating. Rivera didn’t instantly return messages Wednesday looking for an replace.

In a video posted Monday to an Instagram web page that seems to belong to Sergio Brown, a person resembling Brown calls reviews in regards to the demise of his 73-year-old mom, Myrtle Brown, “pretend information.”

  • Sergio Brown speaks during an NFL event for kids in south London

    Former Patriots participant Sergio Brown lacking; mom’s physique was discovered close to suburban Chicago creek

“Pretend information, pretend information, pretend information. It must be the FBI,” the person says within the rambling, expletive-filled video, by which he says he thought his mom “was on trip” within the Mexican state of Sinaloa.

In one other video posted to his Instagram story Tuesday, the person references the movie “Discovering Nemo,” repeating the film’s well-known line, “Simply maintain swimming, simply maintain swimming,” the Chicago Tribune reported.

Myrtle Brown’s physique was discovered Saturday close to a creek behind her dwelling in Maywood, about 12 miles (19 kilometers) west of Chicago. Family had informed police they may not find her or Sergio Brown.

The Cook dinner County health worker’s workplace dominated Myrtle Brown’s demise a murder Sunday, saying she was injured throughout an assault.

Police mentioned Sunday they have been looking for Sergio Brown and requested anybody with data on his whereabouts to contact them.

Brown’s brother, Nick Brown, memorialized their mom Sunday on social media, calling her “sturdy, caring, diligent, fancy, humorous.” He requested anybody who is aware of his brother’s whereabouts to share data with police.

“I would like him to know that I like you and please come dwelling,” Nick Brown wrote.

Sergio Brown, who graduated from Proviso East Excessive College in Maywood, performed faculty soccer for Notre Dame earlier than his time with the NFL. He performed defensive again from 2010 via 2016 with the New England Patriots, Indianapolis Colts, Jacksonville Jaguars and Buffalo Payments.