Sources: NFL Security investigating Cam Jordan incident

New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan (94) celebrates tackling Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman (24) during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) ORG XMIT: LAMS149

New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan (94) celebrates tackling Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman (24) during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) ORG XMIT: LAMS149

By Nick Underhill and Ramon Antonio Vargas

NFL Security is in New Orleans conducting its own investigation into an incident in which Saints pass rusher Cam Jordan was accused of patting a woman on the buttocks at a nightclub last fall, multiple sources said Tuesday.

The league’s investigators are scheduled to meet with Jordan– who was never charged with a crime despite the accusation —   and local law enforcement. A source said it would be a surprise if any punishment is handed down and it is standard operating procedure for the league to look into all allegations.

The six-year NFL veteran was accused of touching a woman’s rear end at the Warehouse District club Republic early in the morning of Sept. 6. Jordan was also accused of dangling the woman’s boyfriend in the air in the club’s bathroom and taunting him.

After reviewing the case, both police and prosecutors declined to pursue a misdemeanor battery charge against the player.

Jordan led the Saints with 10 quarterback sacks during their 7-9 season last year. He appeared in his second career Pro Bowl after the end of the campaign.

Check back with The New Orleans Advocate for any more details.

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