The Las Vegas Raiders selected quarterback Henry Ruggs with the 12th overall pick in the 2020 NFL draught. Ruggs was widely considered to be one of the most promising wide receiver prospects in his draught class.
The 23-year-old female driver and her dog were both killed in the accident that Ruggs caused on November 2, 2021. Henry Ruggs was arrested and accused of DUI manslaughter and dangerous driving. Airbag deployment slowed Ruggs’s vehicle to 127 mph from a claimed 156 mph just seconds before the incident. In the end, on November 2, 2021, Ruggs was cut by the Las Vegas Raiders.
Ruggs is not in jail at this time since he posted bail. A judge has ordered that he be subjected to electronic monitoring.
Who is Henry Ruggs?
Henry James Ruggs III is a wide receiver who is currently a free agent in American football. He participated in the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship win with the Alabama Crimson Tide football team. The Raiders made a great choice in selecting Ruggs early in the 2020 NFL Draft.
Montgomery, Alabama is where Henry James Ruggs III spent his formative years. Ruggs was elevated to the varsity football squad during his eighth-grade year for the team’s final two games. He graduated from Robert E. Lee High School. Ruggs didn’t play football until he was a junior in high school, but he already had scholarship offers after only two games. He played in nine games as a senior and finished with 38 receptions for 639 yards and nine touchdowns. He had 20 total touchdowns (9 receptions, 7 rushings, 3 passing, 1 kickoff return).
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Rumors about Henry Ruggs’s Car Accident
The internet is abuzz with rumors that Henry Rugg was involved in a car crash that killed two people. According to TMZ, Henry Ruggs was in an automobile accident around 3:40 a.m. in the central Las Vegas Valley Region; whether or not he was responsible for the deaths of two persons is still unclear.
One Twitter user, @sanjit T, recently commented on the rumors. He claimed that the rumors are pervasive on all online forums, but that he wouldn’t take them seriously unless they were confirmed by an official source. Whatever the case may be, we pray that Henry Ruggs and everyone involved are okay.
Where Is Henry Ruggs Now?
Henry Rugg’s whereabouts are now unknown.
Moreover, it has not been reported whether or not authorities believe alcohol or drugs contributed to the accident. It is yet unclear how serious Ruggs’ situation is. At least one person was killed in the collision, the local media reports.
Is Henry Ruggs In Prison?
On November 2, a 23-year-old woman and her dog were killed in a car crash in Las Vegas. The police have detained and charged Henry Ruggs in connection with the incident. On November 3, bail for Ruggs was set at $150,000 and he was ordered to undergo electronic monitoring.
The football player was released from jail, but only on the condition that he refrains from drinking. Also, he was required to take a breathalyzer test for alcohol content four times a day.
How Long Will Henry Ruggs Be In Jail?
A 23-year-old lady and her dog were killed in a car accident early on Tuesday, November 2, and former Las Vegas Raiders wide receiver Henry Ruggs III is currently being held on three new counts relating to the tragedy. Similar to DUI with serious bodily injury and reckless driving with serious bodily injury, the use of a weapon while intoxicated will result in criminal charges.
Ruggs has been arrested and charged with a felony for reckless driving and DUI causing death. If convicted and responsible for all counts, Ruggs faces up to 46 years in jail.
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