Deshaun Watson is dealing with a complete of 19 civil lawsuits and counting from ladies who allege he sexually assaulted them, however these alleged victims will not be the one individuals making troubling allegations towards the Houston Texans star.
Jenny Vrentas of Sports activities Illustrated interviewed a lady — referred to as “Mary” within the story — who says she was subjected to inappropriate conduct whereas giving Watson a therapeutic massage in 2019. SI reviewed messages and spoke with a witness to substantiate the girl’s story.
Mary mentioned Watson booked a 90-minute therapeutic massage together with her by way of one other therapeutic massage therapist within the space that gave her referrals. She mentioned she used a towel to cowl Watson’s physique in the course of the session slightly than sheets, per his request. Roughly midway by way of the therapeutic massage, Mary says Watson threw the towel on the ground and mentioned it was too itchy. She says she was “in shock” however continued with the therapeutic massage as a result of she trusted the opposite masseuse who gave her the referral and had by no means had any points with the shoppers that have been referred beforehand.
The lady says Watson instructed her at one level in the course of the session that she “might transfer [his penis] if [she] wanted to.” She ignored the remark however interpreted it’s a suggestion to the touch his penis.
Mary claims Watson thrusted his penis within the air a number of occasions in the course of the therapeutic massage. She initially puzzled if it was a response to ache he was experiencing, however she later “acknowledged it for what it was.” She says she instructed the quarterback he wanted to “relax” earlier than the session ended and she or he left the room so he might dress.
The SI story incorporates extra express allegations that we gained’t publish right here, however the total piece is price a learn.
Three new lawsuits have been filed towards Watson over the previous two days, which brings the entire to 19. One of many new fits alleges Watson has been making an attempt to succeed in settlements with a number of the alleged victims.
Watson’s agent has publicly accused no less than a number of the alleged victims of mendacity for monetary acquire, which is why Mary’s story is noteworthy. She has not filed a lawsuit and mentioned she felt inclined to come back ahead after Watson denied the allegations. She additionally mentioned she is worried about Watson being traded to a brand new workforce and treating masseuses in a brand new space the identical approach.
Watson’s lawyer, Rusty Hardin, says the quarterback is a sufferer of a blackmail try in no less than one of many instances. You may learn extra particulars about that right here.