As BoxingScene.com previously reported, WBC silver welterweight champion Amir Khan was arrested by police over an incident Friday in which two 19-year-old men were allegedly assaulted.
However, a spokesman for the 27-year-old former WBA and IBF light welterweight champion said he expected the case would be dropped.
Greater Manchester Police said officers were called to a street in Khans hometown of Bolton in northwest England at about 1:30am local time on Friday.
Officers discovered two 19-year-old men had been assaulted. Their injuries are not serious. A 27-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of two ... assaults. He was taken into custody for questioning.
A spokesman for the Olympic silver medal winner confirmed he had been quizzed by officers but added:
It was a minor incident and were expecting the case to be dropped against Amir, the spokesman said. Were expecting to formally hear that from police on Monday morning.Tags: Amir Khan