College football player from Evanston charged with rape

May 5, 2011

Jeffrey Brown attended Evanston Township High School. He plays football at the University of Miami.

Police charged Brown and say the alleged incident took place in a dorm room this past weekend.

Brown was being held at Miami-Dade County Jail, charged with sexual battery.

Brown turned himself in Wednesday, and police say he admitted to having sex with the alleged victim.

The alleged victim is a student Brown knows. He has been suspended from the football team indefinitely.

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