New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown has been accused of rape by a former trainer.
According to the lawsuit filed yesterday, Brown's ex-personal trainer Britney Taylor says she was hired by Brown as a personal trainer in 2017 - alleging the first rape to have taken place in during a training session in June that year.
Taylor says the 31-year-old Brown 'exposed himself and kissed [her] without consent,’ according to documents obtained by DailyMail.com.
She also described a second alleged incident 'later that same month', in which Brown is said to have stood behind her with she was watching television, masturbated without her knowledge and then 'ejaculated on her back'.
The text messages between Antonio Brown and his accuser have leaked and can be read below.
The Patriots released a statement Tuesday night in regards to the allegations.
“We are aware of the civil lawsuit that was filed earlier today against Antonio Brown, as well as the response by Antonio’s representatives,” read the statement. “We take these allegations very seriously. Under no circumstance does this organization condone sexual violence or assault. The league has informed us that they will be investigating. We will have no further comment while that investigation takes place.”
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