CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Division of Police is opening an inner investigation into the response from the division to an incident involving former Kansas City Chiefs working again Kareem Hunt.
The police introduced the investigation in a press release on the division’s public information web site Wednesday night. One of many objects the police wish to know is how the NFL bought a replica of the Feb. 10, 2018, assault report with out submitting a information request.
The assertion mentioned the league obtained a replica of the incident report in February 2018.
The Kansas City Star, citing public records, reported Tuesday that the NFL had not filed an official request for the information till Nov. 30, the day TMZ posted video of the incident on its web site.
The NFL mentioned Tuesday evening, in response to that report, that it had obtained the written reviews ready by the officers who responded to the incident in February, instantly upon studying of the incident.
“We had a number of verbal conversations with Cleveland cops and requested surveillance video instantly upon studying of the incident in February,” mentioned Brian McCarthy, vp of communications for the NFL.
“As well as, NFL representatives additionally made requests for surveillance video to the lodge property,” he mentioned. “We additionally obtained and reviewed the fabric developed by the police, which included the written reviews ready by the officers who responded to the incident, and later the interviews that have been recorded by physique cams and the recordings of the 911 calls.”
The police confirmed Wednesday that the league obtained the incident report in…