O.J. Simpson walks out of Nevada prison after 9 years

( CNN) After providing nine years for a Las Vegas kidnapping and armed robbery, an upbeat O.J. Simpson went out of a Nevada prison with little fanfare early Sunday to start a brand-new life as a parolee.

The former NFL star left confinement shortly after midnight neighbourhood period, and was picked up by a love, is in accordance with Brooke Keast, a spokeswoman for the Nevada Department of Corrections.

“I told him, ‘Don’t come back, ‘ and he reacted, ‘I don’t intend to, ‘ ” she said. “He was upbeat, presentable and seemed happy to get on with his life.”