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PIC: The President Of The Olympic Council Of Ireland Was Arrested In His Hotel Bathrobe This Morning

By seank

December 20, 2016 at 12:18am

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The Olympic Council Of Ireland's president Pat Hickey was arrested over a ticket controversy this morning by Brazilian police.

The arrest took place at his hotel in Barra da Tijuca, Rio and, as this picture from SportsNewsIRELAND reveals, the official was arrested while still in his hotel bathrobe.

It's been confirmed that a police press conference regarding the arrest will take place in the next hour.

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