American rapist admitted to the Olympics
- 12.08.2016, 17:30,
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Boxer and standard-bearer of the national team of Namibia Jonas Junius, who was arrested on suspicion of attempted rape, is released from custody. And now able to take part in the competitions of the Games, according to Reuters.
As explained by an employee of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Mark Adams, while the athlete was found not guilty, so has the right to speak at the Olympics. It is noted that the Namibian passed weighting procedure before the fight with an opponent from France Hassan Amzilem.
In addition, a representative of the IOC said that from custody released Moroccan boxer Hassan Saad, who was arrested by police in Rio de Janeiro for the attempted rape of two waitresses in the Olympic Village. About his participation in the Games is no information.
Earlier, the Dutch gymnast Yuri van Gelder was suspended from the Olympics due to the fact that he gave a grand booze.