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Nebraska Football Interim Coach Mickey Joseph Arrested on Suspicion of Assault, Strangulation

Joseph led the team through nine games this season and was placed on administrative leave Robert 'Mickey' Joseph, interim coach of the Nebraska Cornhuskers, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of third-degree domestic assault strangulation, according to authorities. Following a domestic disturbance call at a local residence — which police responded to around 2 p.m. local time — Joseph, 54, was arrested by the Lincoln Police Department at a separate location. The college football coach, who led the team for nine games during their current season, was booked...
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Mickey Joseph accused of strangling wife, punching her in face

Police have released further details on the disturbing allegations in the arrest of former Nebraska interim head coach Mickey Joseph. Joseph was arrested on Wednesday on domestic strangulation and assault charges. Citing court documents, KETV, an ABC affiliate in Nebraska, reports that Joseph’s wife told police she and Joseph were having an argument about alleged marital infidelity. The court documents said that “She specifically stated, ‘He pushed me on the couch and strangled me.'” She further said that when she tried to escape, he grabbed her hair and, as she was falling, punched her in the face. Police said in an affidavit that...

Disturbing details have emerged in the arrest of Nebraska Coach Mickey Joseph

Mickey Joseph was arrested after being allegedly involved in an argument with an adult woman that took a violent turn, and the details are pretty disturbing. The alleged victim told authorities that the Nebraska coach “pushed me on the couch and strangled me.” The woman said she was able to temporarily escape to another room, before the coach once again “grabbed her hair from behind and pulled her backward, causing her to fall to the ground.”

Mickey Joseph Arrested on Suspicion of Assault

According to the Lincoln Police Department, former Nebraska Cornhuskers interim Head Coach Mickey Joseph has been arrested on suspicion of third-degree domestic assault and strangulation. After the police were called out on a domestic disturbance call, Joseph was taken into custody at a separate location and booked at the Lancaster County Jail. He has since been placed on administrative leave by Nebraska Atheltic Director Trev Alberts. Joesph was a final candidate to take over the Nebraska job permanently, but ultimately the team hired former Carolina Panthers Head Coach Matt Rhule. There was a clause in Joesph’s contract for him to return to a position coaching job, but now that is in question.