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TMZ Sports has actually released police bodycam footage revealing the arrest of free-agent offending electrician Chad Wheeler, that has actually been billed with first-degree residential physical violence attack, residential physical violence false imprisonment and also standing up to arrest.
Alleah Taylor, that dated Wheeler, claimed that the 6′ 7″, 315-pound Wheeler attacked her in their shared apartment in Kent, Washington, on Jan. 22. She spoke with Jericka Duncan of CBS News regarding the alleged attack:
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For the very first time, the lady that states she was struck by previous Seattle Seahawks gamer Chad Wheeler is speaking up.
Wheeler begged blameless to 3 costs, consisting of residential physical violence attack.
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“I still have to regularly get my concussion checked…I have bolts, and steel, and a steel plate I’m gonna have forever in my arm…I’m gonna have…gonna have to deal with this the rest of my life,” Taylor claimed.
Taylor likewise claimed Wheeler required her to bow down. When she really did not, Wheeler got her by her neck and also began attacking her.
“I had touched my face,” Taylor claimed. “And I looked down, and there was, there’s blood on my hand…I remember getting up and running to the bathroom. Chad was standing by the bed, by the doorway. And he was sipping his smoothie and was, like, ‘Wow, you’re, you’re still alive.'”
Wheeler has actually begged blameless to costs of first-degree residential physical violence attack. He released a declaration onTwitter Jan 27, asserting he was experiencing from a manic episode.
Wheeler, that belonged to the Seattle Seahawks at the time of his arrest, was quickly released. He has actually invested 4 periods in the NFL start in 2017 with the New York Giants.