Washington Redskins safety Montae Nicholson is cooperating with authorities who are investigating the death fo a 21-year-old women.
According to TMZ Sports:
Here’s what we know … law enforcement has confirmed a “death investigation” is underway after an unconscious and unresponsive woman was brought to an E.R. in Ashburn, Virginia on Thursday around 1:30 AM.
The victim was pronounced dead in the emergency room. We’re told officials believe the woman died from a drug overdose.
Cops tell us … “The two males who brought her to the emergency room immediately left the area but have since been identified and located.”
Multiple sources connected to the situation tell us one of the men is Montae Nicholson.
Nicholson has not been arrested or charged with a a crime.
Nicholson was absent from Redskins practice on Thursday and according to TMZ, it’s due to this situation.
The Washington Redskins released this statement regarding to the matter:
“We’ve been made aware of the tragic event and extend our deepest sympathies to the family who lost a loved one.”
“Our team has alerted the league office and is cooperating with local authorities. We fully support law enforcement and respect their process as they investigate the matter.”