Ex-Formula One star Jos Verstappen in murder mess
Ex-Formula One driver Jos Verstappen was accused of attempted murder yesterday after his former girlfriend claimed the Dutchman tried to run her down.
The 39-year-old was arrested and remanded in custody for two weeks, the ANP news agency reported after the incident which allegedly occured in the Dutch town of Roermond.
The 24-year-old woman told police she suffered bruises and cuts. However, Verstappen's lawyer told media that his client, who turned himself into the authorities, has denied the charges.