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Torii Hunter was placed on the Los Angeles Angels' restricted list Monday after his teenage son was arrested in Texas.
The town of Prosper, Texas, issued a news release announcing 17-year-old Darius McClinton-Hunter of neighboring McKinney, Texas, was arrested Monday in a sexual assault case. The release said Prosper police made five arrests after a monthlong investigation of sexual assault of a child, a second-degree felony.
Prosper police spokesman Celso Martinez confirmed McClinton-Hunter is Torii Hunter's son. Hunter's family lives in Prosper, a suburb north of Dallas that's home to several prominent athletes including Deion Sanders and Hunter's teammate, reliever LaTroy Hawkins.
Angels manager Mike Scioscia said Hunter has left the team, but refused to say how long Hunter will be away from the club.
''It's a personal matter,'' Scioscia said. ''We're going to go day-to-day, and we'll just see where it is. That's all...
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Torii Hunter was placed on the Angels’ restricted list on Monday after it was announced that Hunter’s son had been arrested for sexual assault. 17-year-old Darius McClinton-Hunter was reportedly arrested, along with five other suspects, after a month long investigation into a sexual assault of a child.
Hunter left the team on Monday and when Hunter will return is anyone’s guess...
The son of Angels center fielder Torii Hunter has been arrested along with five other students at Prosper (Texas) High in connection with a sexual assault investigation, according to the Associated Press. Darius McClinton-Hunter made bail and was released from jail Monday after being arrested. McClinton-Hunter was arrested following an investigation that began a month [...]
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