Police have found a condom in the Holiday Inn hotel room where former New York Giants star Lawrence Taylor allegedly committed third-degree rape of a 16-year-old Bronx girl early this morning.
TMZ reports that Ramapo supervisor Christopher St. Lawrence, investigators found LT asleep inside the room when they first arrived to the hotel.
TMZ also says that cops retrieved a condom from the room as well as other evidence when Taylor was taken into custody.
Cops have confirmed that the 16-year-old victim at the center of this case is a runaway who was reported missing in March and had been taken in by a pimp, who along with another person, was arrested upon their return to New York City this morning.
According to CBS 2, former New York Giants star Lawrence Taylor was arrested for rape in New York. The 51-year-old Taylor was taken into custody by Ramapo police after being accused of rape by someone at the Holiday Inn Holidome Hotel in Suffern.
Charges have yet to be filed against the Hall of Fame linebacker and recent contestant on “Dancing With The Stars.” A press conference is expected later this afternoon.
Taylor was an All-American at University of North Carolina and was drafted by the New York Giants in 1981.He won three Defensive Player of the Year awards and was named the league’s MVP in 1986. However, he was jailed several times for cocaine possession and was suspended by the league at least twice for failing drug tests.
In 1999 he was inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame and appeared on the 8th season of Dancing With The Stars in 2009.
The original “L.T” made light of his past drug problems in a cameo scene from The Waterboy…