Seahawks linebacker Leroy Hill was arrested on Tuesday by Issaquah Police on two counts of alleged domestic violence. The first count was fourth-degree assault, a gross misdemeanor, according to Washington State Patrol records, the second for unlawful imprisonment, a felony. Issaquah Police were at Hill's house in the late afternoon on Tuesday, and there was a larger presence that included the Fire Department by about 8 p.m. KOMO TV was first to report the arrest. Update, 10:17 a.m.: Issaquah Police issued an update on Wednedsay morning, saying officers responded to a call near Cougar Ridge Drive Northwest. According to police, a 26-year-old female resident of Issaquah — who identified Hill as her boyfriend, stated he assaulted her several times on Tuesday, and kept her at the residence against her will. She also stated Hill took her cell phone. She told officers she was able to leave when Hill used the bathroom. She was taken to Swedish Hospital in Issaquah, treated and released. Hill was arrested on Tuesday and taken to Issaquah City Jail. He will be booked into King County Jail, according to police, on a count of third-degree assault and unlawful imprisonment.
Seahawks linebacker Leroy Hill arrested
Seattle Times | Jan 30