Harrelson said he was intimidated by senior investigators who insisted he was involved, adding that he regretted allowing them to “introduce doubt into me.”
“I think it’s absolutely absurd,” he said. “I told them from the get-go that I did not do this ... I never put my hands on him. I never sprinkled baby powder on him, and I never verbally intimidated him.”
Guhl declined his interview request through his mother, Coleen Guhl, who said she believed there had been a sharp increase in disciplinary action under first-year Public Safety Commissioner Brian London.
“It’s not a good situation at all down there,” she said. “Little things are blown totally out of proportion.”