Video: Dashcam captures 'highly intoxicated' Olympian's arrest

Paul Hamm was accused of assaulting a cabdriver and refusing to pay him


The Columbus Dispatch

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State has fired Paul Hamm, an Olympic gold medalist and the university's assistant men's gymnastics coach, after he was arrested over the weekend, accused of assaulting a cabdriver and refusing to pay him.

"We have high standards for our coaching staff, and unfortunately, Mr. Hamm failed to meet those standards," OSU athletic director Gene Smith said in a news release.

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