In February of this year, Baltimore Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith and his family were returning to their hotel in Los Angeles after picking up some food when they were robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot. The veteran defensive back told members of the media on Thursday that he still suffers from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
The incident occurred while Smith and his family were beginning their vacation in Los Angeles California. They were returning to their hotel near LAX airport after making a couple of stops to pick up food and refreshments.
Going through such a traumatic experience where the health and safety of not only himself but his loved ones as well, still weighs heavy on the heart and mind of the former first-round pick. He is still haunted by the event to the point that even a mundane task like going to the grocery store brings about stress and anxiety.
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