- Associated Press - Friday, April 27, 2012

NEW YORK (AP) - Detroit Tigers left fielder Delmon Young has apologized following his arrest on a hate crime harassment charge.

Police say Young got into a fight with a group of men early Friday outside the team’s midtown Manhattan hotel and yelled anti-Semitic epithets.

Young says in a statement “I sincerely regret what happened last night.” He apologizes to the Tigers owners and organization, his teammates, family and Detroit fans.

Young adds, “I take this matter very seriously and assure everyone that I will do everything I can to improve myself as a person and player.”


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide