SAN FRANCISCO Former San Francisco 49er Kwame Harris has become incurred with felony every day violence as well as infiltration rates from an August beating including a an old boyfriend, a new prosecutor plus security lawyer said.
Following a pretrial listening to in the event that Monday, a San Mateo County judge fixed a late April sample time frame for Harris, a great questionable deal with who trialled five seasons with all the 49ers and something months using the Oakland Raiders, Assistant District Attorney Al Serrato said.
The expenses originate out of a good altercation outside the house a new Menlo Park cafe among Harris, 30, and Dimitri Geier, who experienced several face fractures that will expected surgery, Serrato said.
Although some past NFL players have got turn out seeing that gay, it's unlikely that any provides even though nevertheless donning some sort of uniform. Defense legal practitioner Alin Cintean reported Harris, whom gamed pertaining to Stanford ahead of he / she was drew up through the 49ers within the year 2003 as well as has gone returning to college to make his undergraduate degree, identifies because gay, nevertheless "is certainly not pretty public about it."
"He is an extremely confidential person. He doesn't want to consider his / her personal life," he / she said.
Prosecutors are pursuing the actual household violence impose since the a pair of men made use of for you to live together and had a good on-again, off-again romantic relationship, Serrato said.
"Whenever we move forward with charges, it is because we believe the actual facts is definitely sufficient," Serrato said. "Certainly the particular incidents are consistent having a significant assault."
Harris has pleaded not really guilty plus placed $75,000 bail after his arrest, Cintean said. Harris acknowledges he or she and Geier were in the past a new couple, but states your dog struck Geier in self-defense, Cintean said.
"Mr. Geier initial assaulted my client, as well as my own consumer experienced an acceptable solution for you to appearing assaulted," your dog said. "Unfortunately, Mr. Geier may be the one who been for a while with a great injury."
News of the fees ended up being announced first Monday simply by the actual San Mateo Daily Journal.