Weathersfield, Ohio (WKBN) – Kelly Pavlik, former Middleweight Boxing Champion of the World, was issued a summons during the Foo Fighters concert Saturday afternoon.
According to sources, Pavlik showed up heavily intoxicated and began fighting.
Weathersfield police confirmed the person involved in the incident was Pavlik.
“Nobody was harmed. There was one person taken into custody, but they were ultimately released on a summons,” said Weathersfield Police Captain Kirstopher Hodge.
Pavlik said the whole thing was a misunderstanding.
“Me and him were joking around, and the cops came over and arrested me,” Pavlik said.
Pavlik said his friend told police they were not fighting, but Pavlik said the officer said he saw an altercation.
“The next thing I know, I get put in the back of a car,” Pavlik said.
No one was injured in the incident.