NEW ORLEANS, LA (KCTV) -- Charges have been dropped against the cousin of Tyrann Mathieu.

Mathieu’s cousin was accused of extorting the Chiefs player.

That cousin made his own allegations against Mathieu, saying Mathieu threatened him.

The whole case has now been dropped.

For more background in the case, click here.

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