Broncos DE Adam Gotsis Arrested On Rape Charges In Atlanta

Denver Broncos defensive end Adam Gotsis was arrested on Monday for allegedly raping a woman in Georgia in 2013, according to the Denver Post.

The incident is said to have taken place on March 9, 2013, when Gotsis was a member of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets football team. The victim, then 25, reported the alleged rape on Feb. 1 of this year, according to an Atlanta police report.

Gotsis surrendered to police on March 7. He was charged with strong-arm rape and released after posting $50,000 bond.

Here is his mugshot:

The Denver Broncos released this statement regarding the manner:

“We were recently informed of an investigation into an alleged incident involving Adam Gotsis that occurred in 2013 when he was in college. Our organization was aware of his arrest on March 7, and it is our understanding that no determination has been made at this time as to whether any charges will be filed.

“The Broncos take an accusation of this nature very seriously and will continue to closely monitor the legal proceedings. This issue was promptly reported to the NFL as soon as we learned of it, and we will remain in communication with the league office regarding this matter.”

Gotsis was chosen in the second round of the 2016 NFL draft. He appeared in all 16 games last season, finishing with 41 tackles and two sacks.