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Police seek two NFL player in connection with armed robbery at Florida house party

The accused players, Baker and Dunbar, each are set to make more than $2 million this NFL season

Updated: May 15, 2020 - 8:19am

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Two NFL players are reportedly being sought by police in connection with an armed robbery at a house party in southeast Florida.

Police have issued warrants for the New York Giant’s Deandre Baker and the Seattle Seahawks’ Quinton Dunbar, both cornerbacks, for their alleged roles at the party Wednesday night in Miramar, Florida.

Baker is wanted for four counts of armed robbery with a firearm and four counts of aggravated assault with a firearm. Dunbar is wanted for four counts of armed robbery with a firearm, according to news reports.

Witnesses reportedly told authorities that Baker, 22, and Dunbar, 27, stole thousands of dollars in cash and valuables including a Rolex watch.

Police said the incident started as a dispute at the party where people were gambling and playing cards and video games. Baker purportedly flipped over a table, then took out a gun and pointed it at another guest. 

Dunbar is set to be paid $3.4 million this season and Baker is scheduled to make $2.4 million, according to information obtained by The New York Times.