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Aug.
14th

“Bogus” indeed: Marshawn Lynch cleared by police of assault allegation; Seahawks time Ricardo Lockette in a kickoff 40 at 3.93 seconds

It started out oddly … and stayed that way.

The assault allegation against Marshawn Lynch that became news Monday morning via an unusual and mostly unsolicited release from the Bellevue Police Department ended Wednesday night. That’s when the Bellevue PD issued a statement ending its investigation and clearing the Seahawks running back of a woman’s allegations he had committed assault and personal-property damage.

“He was not involved in this incident in any way,” the Bellevue PD’s statement read.

So that’s that.

The statement did note the investigation remains open and ongoing. But it no longer will involve Lynch or the Seahawks.

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Aug.
13th

Seahawks star Marshawn Lynch cleared by Bellevue police of assault allegation after short investigation

As I wrote Monday, anyone can be accused of anything in this society.

Often unfortunately, the higher the profile of the accused, the higher the skepticism.

The Bellevue Police Department late tonight ended its two-plus-day investigation of Seahawks star running back Marshawn Lynch amid allegations he had committed assault and personal-property damage in the Seattle suburb early Sunday.

“He was not involved in this incident in any way,” read the Bellevue PD’s statement, released late tonight.

The statement also noted the investigation is open and ongoing.

But it no longer will involve Lynch or the Seahawks.

The statement came two

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Aug.
11th

Bellevue Police: “We are going to be reaching out and talking to” Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch

I just spoke with Bellevue Police Department Public Information Officer Seth Tyler regarding this morning’s start of an investigation of Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch for his potential involvement in an alleged assault early Sunday in the Seattle suburb.

“We are going to be reaching out and talking to him, yes,” Tyler said.

Tyler said the investigating officer received the case just this morning, so the department is not speculating how long its investigation might last. Tyler said Bellevue PD is planning to release a statement of its findings on the investigation when it is completed.

“I can tell you

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