St. Louis Rams Stedman Bailey is in Stable Condition after Being Shot in the Head
Stedman Bailey of the St. Louis Rams is reportedly in stable condition after he was shot in the head while sitting in a car on Tuesday, the City of Miami gardens Police Department confirmed Wednesday.
ESPN's Josina Anderson cited a source, who said that the third-year wide receiver was shot twice. The driver, Baily's cousin, Antwan Reeves, was shot multiple times and remains in critical condition, FOX Sports 1 NFL Insider Mike Garafolo reported. There were two minors in the car as well when the drive-by shooting occurred. They were unharmed.
The incident occurred at 8:45 p.m at a local residence. The police announced that they are on the lookout for a light-colored, four-door sedan. They believe that the vehicle could be a Buick Regal.
Bailey will be undergoing surgery on Wednesday at Aventura Hospital Trauma Center. ESPN's Nick Wagoner reported that a team source believes Bailey's wounds are not fatal.
The Rams released this statement:
"We are aware Stedman Bailey was involved in an incident this evening. We have spoken with Stedman and he is in the hospital in critical, but stable, condition. We are gathering facts about the situation and will provide updates as we learn more."
In this season so far, Bailey made 12 receptions for 182 yards with one touchdown. In his career, he has recorded 59 catches for 843 years and four touchdowns.