Posted By Mike Dever - email
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - As requested by the LMPD sex crimes unit, the Commonwealth Attorney's office has reviewed the complaint filed by Karen Sypher against UofL basketball coach Rick Pitino and decided not to send it to a grand jury.
Stengel's office issued the following statement concerning its findings on the videotaped complaint:
Earlier in the day, UofL Athletic Director Tom Jurich had this to say about Sypher's allegations and the LMPD's investigation:
Sypher was indicted in April on charges of extortion and lying to the FBI.
The LMPD Sex Crimes Squad will take into consideration the recommendation made by the Commonwealth Attorney and decide whether or not to continue with their investigation. The lead investigator on the case is out of town until Thursday. A decision will be made upon his return.