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Leroy Hill remains in custody in Issaquah jail, no decision on when charges will be filed

Here’s what I know regarding Seattle Seahawks linebacker Leroy Hill’s arrested for a domestic disturbance.

According to a press release issued by the Issaquah police department, officers responded to a call at 4 p.m. Tuesday afternoon near Cougar Ridge Drive Northwest for a report of an ongoing assault.

According to the report, a 26-year-old female Issaquah resident told officers her boyfriend, Hill, assaulted her several times during the day, and kept her in his residence against his will.

The woman stated that Hill blocked the doorway and would not allow her to leave the residence, taking her cell phone, according to the report.

The woman was reportedly able to escape the residence when Hill used the bathroom. The woman was transported to Swedish Hospital in Issaquah, where she was treated and released.

Hill was arrested at his residence for unlawful imprisonment and domestic violence offense of third-degree assault. Hill was taken to Issaquah City Jail, where he remains in custody.

According to Stan Conrad with the Issaquah Police department, the case remains under investigation, and Hill is expected to be transported to King County Jail sometime later today.