New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady looks for his jersey in the locker room after Super Bowl LI - Photo: Kevin C. Cox
The mystery is over. Tom Brady's game-worn jersey from the win over the Falcons in Super Bowl LI has been found. The jersey turned up in Mexico after an investigation by Houston police, the FBI and law enforcement in Mexico. A credentialed, international member of the media took the jersey and may also have taken items from other Super Bowls.
Proud @houstonpolice Major Offenders Divison traced Brady Jersey to Mexico & it has been recovered with help of FBI & Mexican authorities.— Chief Art Acevedo (@ArtAcevedo) March 20, 2017
Jay Glazer of Fox Sports broke the story and reports the thief may have a history of stealing Super Bowl items.
More breaking details: NFL believes the jersey was stolen by someone posing as international media (cont) https://t.co/2CbbOctQe6— Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) March 20, 2017
Sources say authorities investigating if same suspect took Von Millers helmet and/or cleats from last years Super Bowl— Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) March 20, 2017