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Police report alleges Johnny Manziel told girlfriend 'Shut up or I'll kill us both'

New details about the Jan. 30 incident have come to light.

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel has been accused of striking his then-girlfriend, Coleen Crowley, multiple times and threatening further violence on her during a Jan. 30 incident, according to WFAA 8 in Dallas. Manziel told Crowley to "shut up or I'll kill us both" after forcing her into a car, hitting her and dragging her by the hair, according to the report.

In an affidavit posted on Monday by NBC 5 in Dallas, Crowley describes the night Manziel was accused of attacking and threatening to kill her in detail.

"[Manziel] then told me he was going to drop me off, take my car and go kill himself," Crowley said in the affidavit. "I thought maybe he was on drugs or having a psychotic break so to keep him calm I began telling him, 'I love you.' 'We can figure this out, we can talk.' [Manziel] started laughing at this and I became really scared. I started crying even more and he told me 'Shut up or I'll kill us both!' Then I started begging him not to kill me and he immediately responded, 'I would never kill you. You don't deserve that. I would only kill myself!"

Those specifics were not included in the police report or public statements from Fort Worth, Texas police, the department did confirm there was a "disturbance" on that day. The police report, via Lindsey Adler of BuzzFeed, did take a statement from Crowley in which she claimed to be struck "several times" and implied that Manziel seemed as though he were under the influence of some kind of drug.

A judge signed a protective order keeping Manziel away from Crowley for two years and ordered him to pay $12,000 in legal fees, according to Rebecca Lopez of WFAA. The judge stated that there is "reason to believe that family violence occurred," per Lopez.

Crowley said that after the initial incident at the Zaza Hotel in Dallas, Texas, Manziel told her that he was going to drive her home because he did not want her to drive while intoxicated. She also claimed that Manziel struck her "several times" while driving her vehicle to Fort Worth, but that she was "somewhat vague" on the alleged assault's details.

Crowley reported no assaults once they had arrived at her apartment, and told officers she ran to a neighbor's house to seek help, at which point Manziel fled the area. Crowley was "increasingly uncooperative" and a search of the area for Manziel turned up nothing. The Fort Worth police concluded that the assaults occurred in another city's jurisdiction, and an information only report was completed with no arrest to Manziel.

It was originally reported that the Dallas Police Department did not plan to charge Manziel and that their investigation was closed, but a recent statement indicated that a criminal investigation into the incident has been initiated. The statement said that it is not uncommon for victims of domestic violence to "question or delay reporting an assault."

It's unclear if the Browns organization knew the details revealed in the police report, but on Tuesday the team's executive vice president of football operations, Sashi Brown, said this:

"Johnny's continual involvement in incidents that run counter to those expectations undermines the hard work of his teammates and the reputation of our organization. His status with our team will be addressed when permitted by league rules. We will have no further comment at this time."

As for when the Browns are allowed to act on information, that likely depends on the legal process.