Irsay checks into facility following arrest

Jim Irsay seen leaving the Hamilton County Jail on Monday, March 17, 2014. (WISH Photo)
Jim Irsay seen leaving the Hamilton County Jail on Monday, March 17, 2014. (WISH Photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Colts owner Jim Irsay has voluntarily checked into a facility, following his arrest on Sunday night.

Avis Roper, Senior Director of Communications with the Colts, said Tuesday afternoon that Irsay “checked into a highly-respected health care facility and is committed to undergoing the treatment and care necessary to help him meet his challenges head-on.”

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Roper said Irsay, his family, and the Colts organization are thankful for the support from fans and the Indiana community.

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