US swimmers robbed at gunpoint in Rio

Sunday was a scary day for Ryan Lochte and 3 other U.S. swimmers, who were robbed at gun point.

According to NBC, Lochte said, “We got pulled over, in the taxi, and these guys came out with a badge, a police badge, no lights, no nothing just a police badge and they pulled us over. They pulled out their guns, they told the other swimmers to get down on the ground — they got down on the ground. I refused, I was like we didn’t do anything wrong, so — I’m not getting down on the ground…..And then the guy pulled out his gun, he cocked it, put it to my forehead and he said, “Get down,” and I put my hands up, I was like ‘whatever.’ He took our money, he took my wallet — he left my cell phone, he left my credentials.”

Thankfully no one was injured in the incident and the athletes are safe.

 

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