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Police say the 16-year-old and an 18-year-old friend were walking along Wetherington Boulevard near Mt. Zion Road just after 11 p.m. Friday night when, they say a black Navigator or Escalade pulled up next to them.

According to the police report, a white male jumped out and started punching the 16-year-old in the face.

"From that, the victim tells us another gentleman got out of the vehicle the same vehicle and in their attempt to get away, was shoved to the ground by this African American gentleman," said Cloyd.

The teen identified that man as Bengals receiver Chris Henry, and says receiver Reggie McNeill was also in the vehicle.

The teen also alleges that they were throwing beer bottles at him as he tried to run away.

Assault Accusation Against Bengals' Chris Henry

WCPO is reporting that Chris Henry and Reggie McNeal are being accused of assault against a 16-year old boy Tuesday night in Florence, Kentucky. His injuries were severe enough that he was taken to the hospital. WCPO also reports that Henry and McNeal threw beer bottles at the teen while he was trying to run away.