Wednesday , May , 03 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

Kwame Brown being investigated for sexual assault

Los Angeles police is investigating sexual assault allegations against Los Angeles Lakers player Kwame Brown.

The assault allegedly occurred early Saturday, Los Angeles Police Department spokesman Jason Lee said Tuesday.

Brown denied any wrongdoing in a statement released Tuesday: "I want to assure everyone that I am completely innocent of any wrongdoing and look forward to the truth coming out when this matter is fully investigated," he said. "However, on the advice of my attorney, I cannot comment further at this time."

It is unknown at this time when the report was filed or by whom.