World Champion and Olympic silver medallist Amir Khan is arrested after allegedly attacking two teenagers as they left a mosque

Amir Khan

Amir Khan, the boxer, has been arrested after allegedly attacking two teenagers in a street assault.

The 27-year-old former World Champion and Olympic silver medallist was arrested in the early hours following an incident in Russell Street, Bolton, as his alleged victims were returning from a nearby mosque.

Police said the two men were hurt but not seriously injured in the incident.

Witnesses said the alleged attack happened after Mr Khan pulled up alongside the group of men in a Mercedes C Class.

One of the alleged victims is believed to have suffered an injury to his cheek and the other to his leg…

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