Australian swimmer Grant Hackett was arrested by police at his parents ‘ home in the city of gold coast, reports stuff.co.nz.
It is noted that the police handcuffed him.
The reasons for the arrest are not reported.
Grant Hackett is a three-time Olympic champion (two gold medals he won in Sidnee, one in Athens), 17-time world champion, five-time champion of the Commonwealth Games.
Grant Hackett has established unique achievement. He won on the same distance (1500 m freestyle) at four successive world Championships (1998, 2001, 2003 and 2005).