Reports: Two UT Starters Under Investigation

Several Austin television stations reported Friday that two Longhorn football players are under investigation by Austin police for two incidents, one on Sept. 4 and one on Dec. 10, allegedly involving robbery and assault in downtown Austin. KVUE and Fox 7 identified the players as starting CB Cedric Griffin and RB/WR Ramonce Taylor.

The Austin American-Statesman reported Friday afternoon that the Sept. 4 incident involved "an automatic handgun."

On its website, News 8 Austin reported that "There have been no arrests and no indictments in the investigations, but the cases have been turned over to the district attorney's office for further review."

More to come as reliable information becomes available.

UPDATE: New details emerge in police investigation into UT players

UT: No action planned against Griffin, Taylor

FURTHER UPDATE: Attorney: UT's Griffin, Taylor not involved

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