Las Vegas police are officially investigating an alleged incident involving Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott.
The NFL star appeared to bump a security guard back in May during a music festival in Vegas, and was briefly placed in handcuffs.
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He ultimately wasn’t arrested and was cut loose without charges. However, a criminal complaint was recently filed by the alleged victim. According to TMZ on Tuesday afternoon, the investigation into the situation is “officially underway.” The same report claimed the police viewed the incident as battery at the time it occurred because Elliott appeared to use his body to hit the security guard.
Remember how there were reports Elliott was going to holdout if the Cowboys didn’t pay him enough money this offseason?
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I said that would be a bad idea given the fact he could be involved in a criminal investigation soon, and here we are.
The reality of the situation for Elliott is that this doesn’t need to be overly difficult. He’s got...