Footage reveals Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliot detained after bodily altercation with safety at EDC

Arrest numbers at this 12 months’s version of EDC Las Vegas have been manner down compared to years handed, with 65 whole arrests remodeled the competition’s three-day run. Very practically bringing that whole to 66 was Dallas Cowboys working again Ezekiel Elliot, who discovered himself amid a bodily altercation with competition safety employees on Sunday night time (May 19).

Footage obtained by TMZ Sports reveals the Cowboys’ star skirmishing with a safety guard at EDC, after the staffer stepped in to interrupt up a combat between Elliot and the girl he was with, reportedly his girlfriend. The video reveals Elliot going forwards and backwards with the girl a number of instances, and as soon as safety tries to defuse the state of affairs, issues escalate. Eventually Elliot knocks one of many guards over a barricade along with his chest, resulting in his detention, although Las Vegas police didn't subsequently arrest the working again.

In response to the video being made public, Elliott’s lawyer, Frank Salzano has made an official assertion on his consumer’s behalf, claiming safety overreacted to a “regular dialogue” between Elliot and his girlfriend. See the footage beneath.

H/T: Complex