Raw video: Covington Mayor Mike Cooper & Police Chief Tim Lentz addresses referee controversy

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Covington Mayor Mike Cooper apologized to the arrested referees and, along with Covington Police Chief Tim Lentz, recommended to the District Attorney’s office that the charges be refused. The District Attorney has agreed.

Following the news conference, the Greater New Orleans Football Officials Association released the following statement:

GREATER NEW ORLEANS FOOTBALL OFFICIALS ASSOCIATION – Press Release – FINAL – 10-17-2013