New York police, reportedly investigates allegations of rape against former New York Knicks star Kristaps Porziņģis.
In accordance with New York PostA woman in her 20s, made a statement to the police on Thursday. The report said that the attack took place in an apartment Porzingis & # 39; in the early morning February 7, 2018.
Check-in & # 39; is an additional significant as Porzingis received Sur & # 39; a serious knee injury February 6, 2018 and has not played in the NBA game since.
The woman also reportedly told police that Porzingis offered her $ 68,000 in bribes, but later withdrew his proposal. She said that the money will be used to pay for the training of his brother and the potential payment, why she waited more than a year, to report what had happened.
Knicks traded Porzingis Dallas Mavericks on 31 January 2019 According to ESPN, Adrian Uozhnarouski, Nix said Mavericks on approval prior to the completion of trades and the NBA league office has also been previously aware of the situation.
Roland G. Riopelle, a lawyer Porzingis & # 39;, released the following statement Saturday:
"We are aware of the complaint that was made against Mr-Porzingis Friday and unequivocally deny the charges. We made a formal referral to federal law enforcement December 20, 2018, on the basis of predatory demands of the prosecutor. We also alerted the month back to the National Basketball Association, and they are aware of an ongoing investigation by the prosecutor federal law enforcement agencies. We can not comment on the ongoing federal investigation. "
"We were instructed federal agencies not to comment," Mavericks owner Mark Cuban wrote in a letter to the post.