Rich Kolbell

Oregon defensive end faces assault charges.

The Oregon football program announced Friday evening that senior defensive end Torrodney Prevot has been suspended indefinitely. According the Oregon Daily Emerald, Prevot was under investigation by the Eugene Police Department however another story by the Eugene Register-Guard indicates EPD is no longer involved having transfered the case to the University of Oregon Police Department,

“Torrodney Prevot has been suspended indefinitely for a violation of University and Department of Athletics codes of conduct," Oregon Head Coach said in a statement released by the University of Oregon Athletic Department. "At the conclusion of the University process, his status as a student-athlete will be evaluated further.”

The Daily Emerald also reported that Prevot had alledgedly assaulted a former University of Oregon female athlete twice earlier this year.

The Eugene Register-Guard also said in its story this afternoon that no arrests have been made by either EPD or UOPD.

 


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