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Sports Lenny Dykstra says Uber driver kidnapped him

21:27  08 june  2018
21:27  08 june  2018 Source:   msn.com

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NEW YORK — Lenny Dykstra says an Uber driver kidnapped him last month in New Jersey in an incident that led to criminal charges against the former baseball star. Dykstra said Friday in New York that the driver threatened him after Dykstra asked to change the trip’s destination.

NEW YORK -- Lenny Dykstra says an Uber driver kidnapped him last month in New Jersey in an incident that led to criminal charges against the former baseball star. At a news conference Friday in New York

NEW YORK - Lenny Dykstra says an Uber driver kidnapped him last month in New Jersey in an incident that led to criminal charges against the former baseball star.

Dykstra said Friday in New York that the driver threatened him after Dykstra asked to change the trip's destination.

Linden Police charged Dykstra with making terroristic threats and drug offences. Police found cocaine, MDMA and marijuana among Dykstra's belongings.

Police said the Uber driver told them Dykstra held a gun to his head. No weapon was found.

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Dykstra claims he called police from the car. The driver said he called police shortly before stopping and running out of the car.

Dykstra played 12 seasons with the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets.

He has served prison time for crimes including bankruptcy fraud and money laundering.

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The NFL's investigation into Jameis Winston's reported violation of the league's personal conduct policy found that Ronald Darby, a key witness, wasn't present the whole time, according to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback is reportedly facing a three-game suspension relating to an incident in Scottsdale, Ariz. on March 16, in which a female Uber driver said Winston groped her after she picked him up. Darby hadThe Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback is reportedly facing a three-game suspension relating to an incident in Scottsdale, Ariz. on March 16, in which a female Uber driver said Winston groped her after she picked him up.

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