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Eagles WR Nelson Agholor Accused Of Sexual Assault

Photo: AP
Photo: AP

A woman says Eagles receiver Nelson Agholor sexually assaulted her at Cheerleaders Gentlemen’s Club Thursday, according to Philadelphia police. Police Commissioner Richard Ross told Philadelphia magazine that the department has received a complaint, but the investigation is ongoing. Agholor has not been charged.

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From Philly Mag:

“There was an allegation made against one of the [Eagles] players of a sexual assault that was reported by one of the female dancers. Our Special Victims Unit is actively running on the investigation.”

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According to the report, there were at least two other players at the club with Agholor on Thursday afternoon, after team practice.

The Eagles confirmed the report in a statement to Philly.com:

“We are aware of the police investigation involving Nelson Agholor. The organization has been in contact with Nelson and with the proper authorities in Philadelphia. Because of the legal nature of this matter, we will have no further comment.”

[Philadelphia]

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