Spokesman of Amir Khan, the British former world champion boxer, claimed that police will take no further action against the boxer who was taken into custody over the suspicion of assaulting two teenagers three days earlier.
The former WBA and IBF light welterweight champion was arrested on Friday morning when police was called to a street in Bolton, home town of the boxer, near Manchester in northwest England where, two 19-year-old boys found with some minor injuries.
Khan was arrested for questioning over the incident.
“This was a minor incident involving a misunderstanding between Amir Khan and two other youths,” the Olympic silver medalist’s spokesman said.
“Amir was notified by the police that the allegations against him had been withdrawn and the matter would not be pursued any further.”
A Greater Manchester Police spokesman verified the claim while talking to media: “No further action will be taken against a 27-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of assault” in Bolton on Friday.