Friday, January 20, 2012

Brian Downing After after shocking video shows unconscious football fan being sexually assaulted

An Alabama man has been arrested in connection with a video appearing to show a college football fan inflicting a horrifying sexual assault on a rival supporter after he passed out in a fast food restaurant following the game.

Brian Downing, 32, of Smiths Station, Alabama, was booked on charges of sexual battery and obscenity.

He was videotaped on January 9 'placing his genitals on an LSU fan's face. The LSU fan appears to be heavily inebriated and practically unconscious,' a police statement said.

The footage was uploaded to the Alabama University sports channel BamaSportsForum on YouTube - and promptly deleted after it swept the Internet.

Police said sex crimes detectives met Downing at his attorney's office in New Orleans, where officers arrested him. Read More