"USA Today and other people have been finding out, investigating it, and there was no damage to the bathroom. I never even entered the bathroom. It was locked, so we couldn't go in there at all. So the story about me vandalizing the bathroom is absurd. It never happened."
While the aftermath of the ordeal—including a formal indictment from the Brazilian police—has been trying for Lochte, he's putting his best face and foot forward.