Professional boxer Jose Zepeda was arrested and released Tuesday after officers conducted an investigation in response to a battery call in Baldwin Park, California.
Per TMZ Sports, a Baldwin Park Police Dept. spokesperson stated that officers were called to a gym where a man told them Zepeda had punched him in the stomach. Police said there was no video evidence or witnesses to the alleged battery.
The spokesperson said Zepeda was issued a citation and that prosecutors were reviewing the case.
Zepeda started his career in Baldwin Park, California first as a boxing club member and then as an amateur boxing instructor.
Zepeda is 35-2 (with two no-contests) in his professional career and most recently held the WBC Silver light welterweight title