Tyreek Hill's fiancee may have been assaulted this week

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Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill has been banned from team activities after CBS Kansas City affiliate KCTV aired troubling audio of him and his fiancee, Crystal Espinal, discussing the circumstances that led to their 3-year-old son's broken arm.

The Chiefs have suspended Hill while the team looks into the developments. "My son's health and happiness is my number one priority", his statement reads.

The audio has caused prosecutors to reopen a domestic violence case against Hill.

Head coach Andy Reid confirmed Friday that the criminal investigation into Kansas City's wide receiver, which was initially closed by the District Attorney's Office on Wednesday, had been reopened in light of the audio. "We are going to gather more information, we are going to evaluate this information, and we will make the right decision regarding Tyreek Hill".

"We were deeply disturbed by what we heard", he said in his statement. Hunt and Hill were drafted by former general manager John Dorsey, who was replaced by Veach two years ago. They said at the time that they were convinced a crime had occurred, but were unable to determine whether it was Hill or Espinal that hurt their son.

In the recording, Hill and Espinal appear to discuss a police investigation of alleged abuse of their son, whose name is bleeped out.

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And previous year, the Chiefs quickly cut star running back Kareem Hunt when video surfaced of him shoving and kicking a woman in an OH hotel hallway.

Local law enforcement and the Kansas Department of Children and Families launched an investigation into Hill last month regarding the alleged battery of a juvenile, the Kansas City Star reports.

The Chiefs drafted Hill in 2016 knowing he had pleaded guilty in Oklahoma to punching and choking his girlfriend, who was then pregnant.

While Hill has so far avoided criminal prosecution, he may yet face sanctions from the National Football League, which has a lower burden of proof for breaches of its personal conduct policy.

"Before you are given the opportunity for a second chance, you better be doing the right things", Reid said. We feel good that he is trying to right a wrong - a big wrong. They traded up in the round to select him, sending picks Nos. It could be his playing ability. He also says, according to the tape, "I'm the one that gets physical with him", referring to the child. That's a risk you take.

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