LOS ANGELES (FOX 5 Atlanta) - FOX 5 Atlanta has learned Atlanta Falcons defensive end Takkarist McKinley is undergoing a mental evaluation following an incident at a Los Angeles hotel.
McKinley was there with a friend Tuesday afternoon when that friend became concerned with his well-being and called the police.
Police said officers spoke with McKinley who agreed it was in his best interest to get help and he agreed to leave with police.
McKinley was not arrested or booked for any crime.
FOX 5 Sports reporting from Atlanta