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Giants fan ejected from 49ers game to face felony charges

A Giants fan who was forcibly ejected from a 49ers game during the fourth quarter in a bloody confrontation with police will face felony charges.

Patrick Flynn, 29, from Brighton, Massachusetts, was forcibly removed by seven officers from a 49ers game in Santa Clara, California, on Sunday.

Flynn was arrested on suspicion felony battery on a police officer resulting in injury and resisting arrest, Santa Clara police Capt. Wahid Kazem told NBC Bay Area.

 

Patrick Flynn, 29, was thrown over the the first row railing by officers at a 49ers game on Sunday

A group of unruly fans seated in the first row above the Giants sideline was seen flipping their middle fingers and cursing at players

A group of unruly fans seated in the first row above the Giants sideline was seen flipping their middle fingers and cursing at players

He was forcibly ejected by seven officers from the game in Santa Clara, California

He was forcibly ejected by seven officers from the game in Santa Clara, California

He is also accused of two misdemeanor counts of battery on a police officer.

A group of unruly fans seated in the first row above the Giants sideline was seen flipping their middle fingers and cursing at players.

Two other fans were arrested along with Flynn, including his brother.

Kyle Flynn, 26, was arrested on suspicion of one misdemeanor count each of being drunk in public and obstruction of justice.

He is facing felony charges of battery on a police officer causing injury and resisting arrest and two misdemeanor counts of battery on a police officer

He is facing felony charges of battery on a police officer causing injury and resisting arrest and two misdemeanor counts of battery on a police officer

Lauren Alcatraz, 29, was arrested on suspicion of a misdemeanor count of obstruction of justice.

The group of fans had allegedly been given a warning about their unruly behavior earlier in the game.

Officers arrived to escort them out of their seats, which they refused.

Video footage shows Flynn fighting back against the officers attempting to remove him

Video footage shows Flynn fighting back against the officers attempting to remove him

A witness said officers attempted to escort him to his seat but he became violent

A witness said officers attempted to escort him to his seat but he became violent

Flynn was left with blood on both sides of his face and one officer had a bloody nose

Flynn was left with blood on both sides of his face and one officer had a bloody nose

Video footage shows Flynn fighting back against the officers attempting to remove him.

The scuffle caused Flynn and another officer to fall over the railing.

Flynn appeared to continue fighting with the officers and resisting arrest, resulting in police using a Taser on him.

He was left with blood on both sides of his face and one officer had a bloody nose.

‘Their actions were determined to be in violation of the stadium’s code of conduct policy,’ Kazem said. 

Read more at DailyMail.co.uk


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