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Wisconsin recipient Quintez Cephus has been charged with sexual offenses against sexual assault against a drunk victim and sexual offense against third degree, according to Lance Veeser from WKOW.
The team announced Monday in a statement that he will be suspended until further information is available through Associated Press Ralph D. Russo:
Ralph D. Russo @ ralphDrussoAP
Last at Wisconsin WR Quintez Cephus. Suspended https://t.co/qZS4DXbpdt
Cephus discussed allegations Saturday while saying he left the team:
He denied allegations and said he wants to "focus all my attention on clearing my name."
Madison policf Mike Koval issued an answer to the tweet before charges were charged
"MPD has recently become aware that there is a person at the UW football team who makes different statements through social media, says Koval, by Adam Rittenberg ] by ESPN. "MPD has conducted an investigation in relation to the information that this person has shared."
He also noted that The department waited for words from d istrict attorney's office.
Cephus joins Badgers in his junior year and is the team's highest return recipient. He finished last season with 30 catches for 501 meters and a team-high six receiving touchdowns.