Combined martial arts legend Conor McGregor was detained by police in Corsica, a French island within the Mediterranean, on Saturday on suspicion of sexual assault and indecent publicity, per a number of reviews.
No particulars of the reported incident have been made obtainable aside from it occurred Thursday in a bar within the city of Calvi in Corsica. A courtroom official in Bastia, Corsica, confirmed McGregor’s arrest to the Agence France-Presse.
“Following a grievance filed on September 10 denouncing information more likely to be certified as tried sexual assault and indecent publicity, Conor Anthony McGregor was the topic of a listening to … underneath the custody regime,” in response to a press release from the prosecutor’s workplace in Bastia.
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McGregor, 32, denied the accusations. His supervisor, Audie Attar, additionally spoke out on behalf of his shopper.
“Conor McGregor vigorously denies any accusations of misconduct. He has been interviewed and launched,” Attar informed the New York Submit via a spokesman.
“I’m irate and placing out a warning loud and clear: Conor McGregor will not be and won’t be a goal for these in search of to attain a headline or a payday,” Attar informed the Submit in an e-mail.
The previous UFC star is reportedly vacationing within the space with fiancee Dee Devlin and their two kids.