Lawrence Taylor Arrested for Rape in New York

Keith BennettCorrespondent IMay 6, 2010

NEW YORK - APRIL 22:  Former NFL Players Dieon Sanders and Lawrence Taylor talk on stage during the 2010 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 22, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
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 Former New York Giants great  Lawrence Taylor was arrested for rape in New York, CBS 2 has learned. Details surrounding the rape have not yet been released other than the location and that it occurred early this morning. Charges against the Hall of Fame linebacker will be filed once police complete their investigation. A news conference is expected later Thursday afternoon where police will reveal more details.