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.