Preston boxer Scott Fitzgerald has had his boxing licence suspended after being arrested twice in two days

The British Boxing Board of Control have suspended the boxing licence of British super-welterweight champion Scott Fitzgerald.

Thursday, 2nd April 2020, 1:14 pm
Updated Thursday, 2nd April 2020, 1:18 pm
Scott Fitzgerald, right, in action against Anthony Fowler last year

The 28-year-old was taken into custody on Monday on suspicion of assault after an incident, believed to be of a domestic nature, on Ryelands Crescent.

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After being released on police bail, Fitzgerald posted a video on social media.

In the footage, he went on to describe 'a kick-off with my ex-partner and her family'.

He was subsequently re-arrested on Tuesday on suspicion of witness intimidation and breaching his bail conditions.