Conor McGregor arrested in Corsica for attempting sexual assault

The former 2-weight UFC champion was spoken to by the police before being released following his incident in a bar

Conor McGregor arrested
Conor McGregor arrested

UFC superstar Conor McGregor has been arrested on suspicion of attempted sexual assault and indecent exposure in Corsica. According to French media reports. A complaint was filed against Conor McGregor for alleged sexual assault and sexual exhibitionism earlier.

A spokesman for the retired UFC fighter has told the AFP news agency that Conor, “vigorously denies any accusation of bad behaviour”.

Complaint filed against Conor McGregor

“Following a complaint filed on September 10 denouncing acts that could be described as attempted sexual assault and sexual exhibition, Mr. Conor Anthony Mac Gregor was the subject of a hearing by the gendarmerie services,” the statement read.

The manager of Conor McGregor issued a statement on the reports upon his client’s ‘sexual harassment’ allegations, “I am irate and putting out a warning loud and clear: Conor McGregor is not and will not be a target for those seeking to score a headline or a payday.”

Talking about the former two-weight UFC champion. He has been in the region preparing for a 180km voyage to raise awareness of water safety.

Conor McGregor Irish Flag
Conor McGregor holding the Irish flag

Lately for McGregor, problems seem to be on the horizon for him as even the USADA has approached the former UFC fighter on his luxurious yacht. Given the fact that he retired earlier this year, such instances speculate a rumor about a potential comeback. Apart from this McGregor was due to start the trip from Corsica to Monaco today, alongside Princess Charlene of Monaco. But was forced to withdraw from the competition.

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