According to MLB.com’s Anthony DiComo, criminal charges have been dropped against Mets’ closer Jeurys Familia.
See below for the Tweet:
Jeurys Familia's assault charges were dismissed today in N.J. court, according to reporters. He will not face any more criminal proceedings.
— Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) December 15, 2016
This does not mean Familia will not be suspended. This is just speculation, but I would think Familia is facing a suspension of at least 25 games. We will have to see what MLB decides now that the criminal investigation has concluded.