Ryan Lochte said that early Sunday morning, he and three teammates were pulled over in a taxi and robbed by gunmen posing as police. The breaking of that news was messy, with the first word coming from Lochte’s mother and then the IOC initially denying it, before the USOC put out a statement and Lochte gave NBC an interview confirming it. But now at least one Rio de Janeiro police investigator—quite possibly to cover his department’s own asses—says there’s nothing to prove the robbery even happened.
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