Pedrosa arrested over boat permit
Spanish motorcycling star Dani Pedrosa was arrested over holding a false boat license his lawyers announced on Monday.
The 26-year-old — a two-time 250cc world champion and also once in the 125cc category — was arrested and then later released on Saturday along with 20 others in Valencia the local justice authorities revealed. Pedrosa — who is awaiting the decision of the judge as to whether he will be charged or not — admitted to making a mistake. “I committed an error, in following bad advice,” he said in a statement released by his lawyers.