TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) - Tuscaloosa police say that a University of Alabama football player has suffered a gunshot wound after a robbery.
According to police, UA defensive lineman Brandon Deaderick received a gunshot wound to the lower forearm around 10:00 p.m. on Monday night after an attempted robbery at the Rivermont apartment complex.
Deaderick was taken to DCH Hospital.
Police say the injury does not appear to be life-threatening.
On Tuesday, Coach Nick Saban released this statement to the press: