Police investigate Phoenix Suns forward Beasley
Scottsdale police are investigating Phoenix Suns forward Michael
Beasley in connection with an alleged sexual assault.
Police spokesman Officer David Pubins says the allegation
involves an incident that took place on Jan. 13.
Pubins says police are interviewing those involved and
processing any physical evidence to determine if criminal charges
are appropriate. More details weren’t available.
Team officials did not immediately return phone messages seeking
comment Tuesday. It wasn’t clear if Beasley had legal
Beasley was Phoenix’s biggest offseason acquisition in 2012
after signing a three-year, $18 million contract. He was the No. 2
overall pick of the 2008 draft.
Beasley has been in trouble before. He was cited earlier this
year on suspicion of speeding, driving on a suspended license and
driving without a license plate or registration.