Tuesday , Aug , 31 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Barkley under investigation for club incident

Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) – Charles Barkley is under investigation for
indecent assault, according to police.

On Monday, Corporal Jim Pauley said a woman claimed she was assaulted by the
former NBA player at a Philadelphia night club.

According to Pauley, the report was received at 1:20 a.m. Friday. The
department’s Special Victims Unit is investigating the case. No details of the
allegation were released.

A nine-time All-Star, Barkley won the league’s MVP award in 1993. Since his
retirement in 2000, he has worked as an analyst with cable network TNT.