Seattle Seahawks player Michael Bennett held a press conference today to announce plans to file suit against the Las Vegas Police Department for threatening his life after being racially profiled. The incident occurred while Bennett was visiting Las Vegas for the Mayweather vs McGregor fight. Bennett says that shots rang out in the area he was in, and because he was a black man police targeted him as the suspect, one going as far as holding a gun to his head and threatening his life. Ironically, Bennett was amongst the handful of NFL players who chose to sit during the national anthem during this year's pre-season games.
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