Boxer Adrien Broner was arrested within the early hours of Sunday (Oct. 10) morning in Kentucky for an excellent warrant in Ohio, TMZ Sports studies.
Officers arrested the boxer and booked him into the Kenton County Jail about 1 a.m., however different particulars about how and the place he was taken into custody weren’t instantly identified.
The explanation for the warrant from Cuyahoga County, the place Cleveland is situated, was additionally unclear. TMZ speculated that it might stem from a lawsuit that he misplaced involving a lady who accused the boxer of assault.
In line with ESPN, an Ohio choose in 2019 awarded a lady $830,000 in a default judgement in opposition to Broner after the boxer failed to indicate as much as the courtroom to defend the lawsuit.
She alleged that Broner sexually assaulted her at a Cleveland nightclub when he pinned her down on a sofa in June 2018 and kissed her.
Broner, 32, gained the world welterweight title in June 2013 in opposition to Paul Malignaggi. He misplaced a high-profile title struggle in 2019 in opposition to welterweight Manny Pacquiao by unanimous choice.