Two University of Minnesota Wrestlers Arrested
Two University of Minnesota wrestlers have been arrested.
According to KSTPTV and the Minneapolis Police Department, 19-Year-Old Gabel Steveson and 21-year-old Dylan Martinez are subjects of a criminal investigation, and both are listed on the Hennepin County Jail roster and are being held on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct. The two men are still listed on the University of Minnesota's website as being a part of the wrestling team.
According to jail records, the men were arrested Saturday night at different times and different locations in Minneapolis. Steveson was apprehended at a home in the Como neighborhood of Minneapolis. Martinez was taken into custody at his home.
A 911 call about a possible criminal sexual conduct incident with an object, brought officers to the 14th Avenue address the previous evening on Friday at 8:40 PM.
In a statement, a University of Minnesota athletics department official said, "We are aware of a situation involving two of our student-athletes and are in the process of gathering more information. These students have been suspended from all team activity pending further information. Federal and state law precludes any further details at this time."