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CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Division of Police is opening an interior investigation into the response from the department to an incident gripping veteran Kansas City Chiefs running lend a hand Kareem Hunt, in which video showed him shoving and kicking a girl in a resort hallway.
Sources: 3 incidents to ingredient into Hunt discipline
The NFL is pondering three separate off-field incidents as it works toward a closing dedication on discipline for ex-Chiefs RB Kareem Hunt. The result is at possibility of be a multigame suspension that stretches into next season, sources informed ESPN.
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The absence of a relentless investigation of Hunt mustn’t scheme as any shock. It suits how Roger Goodell & Co. handled the Ray Rice case.
The police offered the investigation in a press liberate on the department’s public facts website online Wednesday evening. One of many items the police want to know is how the NFL got a reproduction of the Feb. 10, 2018, assault fable without filing a facts build a question to.
The assertion mentioned the league received a reproduction of the incident fable in February 2018.
The Kansas City Superstar, citing public facts, reported Tuesday that the NFL had no longer filed an official build a question to for the facts till Nov. 30, the day TMZ posted video of the incident on its website online.
The NFL mentioned Tuesday evening, in accordance with that fable, that it had received the written reports prepared by the officers who replied to the incident in February, straight upon studying of the incident.
“We had multiple verbal conversations with Cleveland police officers and requested surveillance video straight upon studying of the incident in February,” mentioned Brian McCarthy, vice president of communications for the NFL.
“Besides as, NFL representatives also made requests for surveillance video to the resort property,” he mentioned. “We also received and reviewed the topic materials developed by the police, which incorporated the written reports prepared by the officers who replied to the incident, and later the interviews that were recorded by physique cams and the recordings of the 911 calls.”
The police confirmed Wednesday that the league received the incident fable in February.
“Following an interior overview, it has been sure that in February 2018 a member of the Cleveland Division of Police provided a reproduction of the police fable gripping the February 10, 2018 assault incident at The 9 to a guide from the National Soccer League,” the police mentioned in a press liberate. “The fable did no longer battle thru the official public facts build a question to direction of.”