On Thursday Patriots S Brandon Meriweather was accused of shooting two men in Apopko, FL on February 28th. Police initially said they didn't have him as a suspect or person of interest in the shooting despite the claims made by a lawyer representing two men who claim they were shot.
By Thursday afternoon, police have confirmed to multiple media outlets that Meriweather was present at the shooting.
William Brandon Meriweather, among others, has been identified as being present during a shooting which occurred on February 28th, 2011, which is being investigated by this Office.
We will continue to provide information that is available for release when proper to do so, and in a timely manner.
A representative of Meriweather said the allegations against him were "not true" and that they would consider defamation of character as a legal response.
Right now, Meriweather hasn't been arrested or named a suspect. We just know, from police, that he was there.