Washington Commanders’ Brian Robinson Jr. says ‘surgical procedure went nicely’ after he was shot in doable tried theft or carjacking

Robinson shared the information in a short message on his Instagram tales on Monday, writing, “Thanks for the prayers! God is Great!”

Robinson suffered two gunshot wounds to his decrease extremities and was taken to a neighborhood hospital, Metropolitan Police Division spokesperson Dustin Sternbeck stated. The capturing occurred within the 1000 block of H Avenue NE, police stated. Two suspects fled the scene and officers recovered a firearm close by, Sternbeck stated.

The Commanders confirmed the incident in a statement Sunday night.

“He sustained non-life-threatening injuries and is currently being treated at the hospital, where Team officials are on-site with him. We ask that you please respect Brian’s privacy at this time,” the Commanders stated.

Commanders head coach Ron Rivera visited with Robinson, who he stated was in “good spirits.”

“He wants his teammates to know he appreciates them all for reaching out and he loves them all & will be back soon doing what he does best,” Rivera said on Twitter.

CNN has reached out to the NFL for remark.

Robinson Jr. was drafted within the third spherical of the 2022 NFL Draft out of the College of Alabama. He didn’t play within the workforce’s ultimate preseason recreation towards the Baltimore Ravens Saturday evening.