Multiple sources close to Nelson Agholor are claiming the alleged sexual assault incident involving the Eagles wide receiver was a setup. Here's what Howard Eskin and Les Bowen are reporting.
Latest on #eagles Nelson Agholor rape accusation is belief sexual encounter likely took place but he may have been set up by exotic dancer— Howard Eskin (@howardeskin) June 10, 2016
Source close to situation, w/ties to Agholor, describes the situation to me as "a setup" and says he’s confident Agholor will be cleared.— Les Bowen (@LesBowen) June 10, 2016
Obviously I have no idea what the truth is, am not in any way downplaying the significance of the allegation, etc. But source is good one.— Les Bowen (@LesBowen) June 10, 2016
And by that I mean, someone I know who has told me the truth in the past.— Les Bowen (@LesBowen) June 10, 2016
The 23-year-old Agholor is reportedly under investigation after a female employee at the Cheerleaders Gentlemen’s Club accused him of raping her on Thursday, June 9.
Agholor's defense attorney, Fortunato Perri Jr., tells 6ABC that his client is "a thousand percent innocent of any criminal conduct."
Stay tuned for more updates on this developing story.