Pittsburgh Police are investigating a report that the girlfriend of a Cincinnati Reds player was tied up and robbed at a Pittsburgh hotel.
WPIX in Pittsburgh is reporting that the girlfriend of Aroldis Chapman was found half-naked in her hotel room and tied up with cloth napkins.
It happened Tuesday night around 10 p.m. at the Omni William Penn Hotel. Pittsburgh Police say two hotel guests found the woman screaming for help and called police.
Police say the 26-year-old woman from Silver Springs, Md. was taken to the hospital and interviewed by detectives. She told police that a man knocked on her door stating he was from the maintenance department and there to fix her toilet. When she opened the door, he entered the room and demanded various contents in the room. He tied her up and took jewelry, clothing, a computer, credit cards and ID cards.
The victim was not sexually assaulted.
Pittsburgh Police are working to obtain surveillance video and are not releasing any other information at this time.
The Reds are in Pittsburgh for a 3-game series against the Pirates. Chapman at the ball park on Tuesday night and not present at the hotel at the time of the incident. He was interviewed by detectives after Tuesday night's game.