San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and two other NFL players are listed as suspects in an information report about a possible sexual assault in Miami, Florida.
Here’s what you need to know about the situation:
1. 3 NFL Players Are Implicated
According to the Miami police information report, Kaepernick, 49ers teammate Quinton Patton and Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Ricardo Lockette are considered suspects in the investigation. According to police, a woman said she woke up in a Miami hospital after a night of partying at Lockette’s apartment.
The woman told police she was naked in bed, kissing Kaepernick when Kaepernick left the room. Patton and Lockette later entered the room. The woman woke up the next morning in the hospital and did’t know how she got there or what had happened, police said.
Read the full information report from Miami police here:
Colin Kaepernick — 49ers QB Investigated for Sexual Assault in Miami http://t.co/WLJ4ardj5L
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2. The Woman Went into a Bedroom to Lie Down
According to the police incident report, after a night of drinking, the woman went into a bedorom at Lockette’s apartment to lie down. Kaepernick then followed her into the room and started kissing her before undressing her.
This is how the police incident report describes what happened next:
3. The 49ers Are ‘Aware of the Situation’
TMZ Sports posted the following statement from 49ers general manager Trent Baalke:
The 49ers organization is aware of the recent media report regarding Colin Kaepernick and is in the process of gathering the pertinent facts.
4. Kaepernick Has Been Rumored to be Dating Teyana Taylor
The QB has been romantically linked to singer and actress Teyana Taylor. The Harlem-born Taylor is on Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music label.
5. Kaepernick is a Rising Star
The QB has led the Niners to back-to-back NFC championship games after taking over for Alex Smith midway through the 2012 season. He’s capable of beating teams with his arm and his legs, and considered one of the best young quarterbacks in the NFL.