Dakota Meyer

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1:11 pm
Thu December 13, 2012

Dakota Meyer, Medal of Honor Recipient, Allegedly Assaulted, State Police Say

Dakota Meyer
Credit U.S. Department of Defense

COLUMBIA, Ky. — Kentucky State Police are investigating an alleged assault on Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer.

The Lexington Herald-Leader reported Meyer was involved in the altercation over the weekend at a venue near Columbia.

WYMT-TV reports Meyer was injured badly enough that he was treated at a local hospital and released.

Police have released little information in the case. They say they are investigating the alleged assault to see whether charges will be filed.

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