British Athlete Now Says He Was Robbed Like The Americans

The British Olympic team released a statement saying one of their athletes were robbed while returning to their accommodations in Rio de Janeiro.

The British Olympic Association said “we can confirm there has been an incident of theft involving a Team GB athlete returning to their accommodation. All members of our delegation, including the individual concerned, are accounted for, and are safe and well.”

The Guardian reported Wednesday that the athlete who’s name has not been released was held at gunpoint while out in Rio.

 

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