Report: Accuser of Crimson Tide player Jonathan Taylor recants abuse accusations


Jonathon Taylor (file)

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Taylor was cut from Alabama’s team on Sunday following the incident. He was charged with domestic violence and criminal mischief, both in the third degree.

Police say the accuser initially told them he hurt her neck and damaged her apartment. reports she contacted police on Monday to recant her story.

Police say the woman is charged with filing a false report to law enforcement.

Taylor’s charges will be reviewed at a later time, reports.