Former NFL player detained by police after Instagram post

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Former Miami Dolphins offensive tackle Jonathan Martin was detained at a Los Angeles-area hospital Friday and was not taken into police custody, according to A.J.

A Los Angeles Police spokesperson said an individual whose social media post prompted the school to close had been apprehended, but did not comment on their identity. According to a report, Martin has now been moved to a mental health facility.

Los Angeles police said Friday officials at Harvard-Westlake closed the school, located in Studio City, and its middle school in Holmby Hills, due to the perceived threat. He also tagged James Dunleavy, who attended Harvard-Westlake and was a walk-on basketball player at the University of Southern California.

In a statement released to the school, President Rick Commons said that members of the administration made a decision to halt campus operations temporarily after they discovered an alumnus's Instagram post that suggested an attack on the school and specifically mentioned Harvard-Westlake. "We are working closely with law enforcement and will share more information when we are able".

Martin tagged Incognito and another former Dolphins teammate (Mike Poucey) in the post. That was brought to a whole new level last week after a former student killed 17 people in a shooting at a Florida high school. An NFL investigation by Ted Wells found that Incognito, Pouncey and John Jerry were responsible for the harassment.

Martin during his time at the Dolphins.

After leaving the Dolphins, Martin spent one season with the San Francisco 49ers, appearing in 15 games and starting nine.

He ultimately quit the team and debated giving up on his career, feeling such psychological duress that he said he twice considered committing suicide. That incident became national news and resulted in an NFL investigation after Martin went public with the allegations. The Carolina Panthers claimed him on waivers, but Martin opted to retire, citing an injury to his back that would have kept him from playing for the entire 2015 season.

In 2013, Martin originally made headlines after publicly accusing teammate Richie Incognito of bullying him both on and off the field. He hasn't played in the National Football League since 2015.

In 2016, he revealed he tried committing suicide multiple times over feelings he didn't belong in the privileged Los Angeles neighborhood where his family lived.

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