Amir Riep is a player of Ohio State who is accused with complaints of raping a woman in a Columbus apartment complex last week. The former football Player Amir is now dismissed from the team, according to a statement given by the Ohio State coach Ryan Day.
Moreover, the 21 years old young athletes Amir Riep and Jahsen Wint were arrested by the Columbus police on Tuesday (February 11, 2020). The Defensive back footballer is now in the police custody on felony charges of rape and kidnapping a woman, according to Franklin County online jail records.
Dismissed From the Ohio State Football Team: Highlights
According to court documents, women charged a file to the young athletes with the support of her agent. Further, from the rape incident, head coach Ryan Day gave a statement where he said.
“I have dismissed Amir Riep and Jahsen Wint from our football program. I am not making any statement on the criminal charges. But it is clear they did not live up to our standards and my expectations.”
Karl Schneider, who is an attorney of Amir Reip explained without the proof, it is inappropriate to victimize the players. Schneider is going to standby to the support of Reip for this time.
On the other hand, Samuel Shamansky, who is the attorney of Jahsen Wint said that Wint is wrongfully accused of the charge.
According to attorney Samuel, Wint has zero contact with the criminal justice system until now. Also, he is an excellent high school student and football player. Likewise, Wint is a respectful and well-behaved person.
Shamansky told CNN. “He’s cooperated completely with law enforcement and has nothing to hide.
“These false charges are outrageous and he is eager to clear his name in a court of law.”
Franklin County Municipal Court has disclosed the charge on February 13. However, the court has not revealed further detail to the public yet and the investigation is going on. If they were found guilty of the convicted crime than they will be a sentence with a punishment up to 20 years with a fine up to $200,000.
Accused Rape Case
The alleged incident took place on the night of February 4, 2020, at the Columbus apartment complex. Both of the Riep and Wint lives in the same apartment. Columbus police State in two criminal complaints filed at the city’s courthouse.
According to Columbus police detective. The rape case is on analysis. Further, Riep and the accuser were having consensual sex. However, the women stopped and moved away from the Riep saying I don’t want to continue.
The women said in the Franklin County Municipal Court, Wint enter the room and Riep request to have a threesome but women deny at the moment. Unfortunately, according to the affidavit, the Ohio State player Amir and Wint grabbed her by the neck, holding down forcefully and raping her brutally.
Further the affidavit state, Riep took control over the women physically while he forced to have oral sex with Wint. On the other hand, the victim was asked to say on a video that it was consensual.
Amir Riep Recorded a video
As mentioned, Amri Riep took out his video camera recording her. In the video, the record shows, Wint entered the room and the lady was asked to have sex with Amir. The lady was crying when they recorded.
The affidavit state that it is rape rather than consensual sex. As a result, to maintain sovereignty, the Ohio head football coach rejected them from the football team this Wednesday, February 12, 2020. As of now, they are in police custody.
Court Arraignment: Amir Riep and Jahsen Wint
The record of the arrest reveals that Jahsen Wint and Amir Riep will be at the Correctional Center in Franklin County and will be present at their hearing at 9 a.m on 13 February 2020 on Thursday. Their verdict has still not been released.
Amir Riep Biography
Athlete, Amir Riep is 21 years old as of 2020. He is a previous football player of Colerain High School. We don’t have any further details about his birth of date, family, siblings, and net worth yet. However, he is a tall guy and he probably stands at the height of 5feet and 11 inches.