Jeurys Familia's 911 call

Jeurys Familia's wife Bianca Rivas said the current Mets closer was drunk and going crazy on the night of his Halloween arrest on a domestic violence charge in Fort Lee, NJ, according to a 911 tape obtained by NJ Advance Media. Maria Guardado reports 'Rivas made several 911 calls to Fort Lee police on Oct. 31, beginning at 2:18 a.m., before finally responding to a dispatcher four minutes later on the seventh try.'

"My husband had a little bit of alcohol and he's going crazy," says Rivas, whose identifying information is redacted from the audio recording provided to NJ Advance Media.

"Your husband is drinking and you're in a dispute with him?" the dispatcher asks.

"Yeah. He's drunk," Rivas responds.

Rivas attended Familia's hearing on Nov. 10, where Judge John DeSheplo lifted a restraining order that prevented Familia from having any contact with his wife. Familia and Rivas walked out of the court house arm-in-arm following the conclusion of the hearing and departed together in a white SUV.

The charge against Familia is the equivalent of a misdemeanor and carries a maximum penalty of six months in jail, a $1,000 fine and two years of probation. He is due back in court on Dec. 15.

Hey Mets? Go get a closer.


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