MLB is investigating assault allegations against Mets outfielder Khalil Lee made by his ex-girlfriend, a source with direct knowledge of the situation told SNY's Andy Martino.

In a lawsuit that was filed in Syracuse federal court on Wednesday, which was obtained by, Keriwyn Hill alleges that Lee pulled her hair and choked her on May 7, 2022, and that the assault left multiple bruises and marks on her body.

The Mets released a statement regarding the allegations, saying the team "immediately notified MLB upon becoming aware of the allegations."