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Eagles receiver DeSean Jackson robbed of over $250,000 in cash and jewelry

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The South Philadelphia, Penn. home of Eagles star receiver DeSean Jackson was robbed of more than $250,000 in cash and jewelry, according to a Jan. 12, 2014 report.

The report indicates a 9mm handgun was also stolen from Jackson’s residence, located near the Eagles’ training facility.

Police announced the burglary took place sometime earlier in the week and as of yet, no arrests have been made in the case.

According to, Jackson was away when his home was robbed and his mother alerted police to the crime late Friday night.

The items stolen from Jackson were taken from two safes he had in the home, reports.

USA Today reports that this season Jackson is the Eagles’ “leading receiver” with “82 catches for 1,332 yards and nine touchdowns.” Prior to the 2012 season, he signed a lucrative contract for $51 million over a five-year period.

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