Data present the ex-girlfriend of Republican Georgia Senate candidate Herschel Walker informed police in 2012 that he allegedly threatened her life.
“He informed her that he was going to come back and sit exterior her condominium and ‘blow her head off when she got here exterior,’” a 2012 Texas police report obtained by by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution states, referring to an alleged incident between Myka Dean and Walker. “He then informed her that he was going to ‘blow his head off’ after he killed her.”
No fees have been filed and Walker’s marketing campaign mentioned he “emphatically denies these false claims” and solely heard of them lately.
“These baseless allegations are surfacing a decade later purely for political mudslinging, which is irresponsible and mistaken,” Walker marketing campaign spokeswoman Mallory Blount.
Dean informed authorities that Walker “misplaced it” when she informed him she needed so far different individuals, including that their relationship was “on-off-on-off” for 20 years and added that he was the “love of her life.”
Dean died in 2019, and her household says they have been unaware of her claims.
“That is the primary any of us knew about this, or that it even occurred. We’re very pleased with the person Herschel Walker has turn out to be,” Dean’s mom, Diane McKnight, mentioned. “We love him, pray for him and want we lived in Georgia so we may vote him into america Senate.”
Blount additionally famous that Walker has a “pleasant” relationship with Dean’s household.
The officer who took Dean’s assertion additionally mentioned she stopped recounting the alleged incident and mentioned she didn’t need Walker “to get in hassle.”
“She did nonetheless state that they’ve frolicked a number of time (sic) since this incident and nothing has occurred that alarmed her,” the officer wrote. “She wasn’t in a position to inform me why the entire sudden she needed to name and inform us about this incident.”
“Due to the acute threats he made to her and towards himself I felt the incident needs to be documented in additional than simply the decision notes, therefore the report,” the officer wrote.
The report comes after Walker’s ex-wife, Cindy Grossman, made related claims, together with securing a protecting order towards him in 2005. Walker has denied threatening both of the ladies.
The Heisman Trophy winner formally introduced his Senate bid this week, after former President Donald Trump has repeatedly touted him and urged him to make the run.
“Wouldn’t or not it’s nice if the legendary Herschel Walker ran for america Senate in Georgia?” Trump mentioned in March. “He can be unstoppable, identical to he was when he performed for the Georgia Bulldogs, and within the NFL. He’s additionally a GREAT particular person. Run, Herschel, Run!”