Report: Suns' Michael Beasley focus of sexual assault probe in Arizona

Beasley is under investigation in connection with an alleged sexual assault.   (USATSI)
Michael Beasley is under investigation in connection with an alleged sexual assault. (USATSI)

The Scottsdale, Ariz., Police Department confirmed Tuesday that they are investigating Suns forward Michael Beasley in connection with an alleged sexual assault. From ABC15.com: 

The Scottsdale Police Department confirmed Tuesday that they are investigating an allegation of sexual assault against Phoenix Suns player Michael Beasley.

The incident reportedly took place on January 13.

“At this point we can only say the investigation is ongoing,” said David Pubins, Scottsdale police spokesman. “We are interviewing those involved and processing any physical evidence we may have to try and determine if criminal charges are appropriate.”

via Michael Beasley sexual assault: Police investigating allegation against Phoenix Suns player.

Beasley, 24, played 75 games with the Suns last season after signing with Phoenix in free agency. He averaged 10 points and four rebounds per game. 

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