Browns’ Myles Garrett: ‘Fan’ punched him in the face after taking photo

Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett shared a story of an unusual interaction with a man on Wednesday via Twitter.

Garrett wrote he was in his car when a person flagged him down and asked to take a photo. Garrett cracked the window, and that’s when the man took the photo and then reached into the car.

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“A “fan” hopped out his car to take a picture with me and then punched me in my face,” Garrett wrote. “Hm, put your legs into it might have actually made me flinch.”

Garrett described the punch as a “pillow tap.”

According to, police have identified the man as Richard Perez, 24, from Strongsville, Ohio. No charges have been filed, according to

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