Valero enters rehab following arrest

Updated: March 30, 2010, 8:42 PM ET
Associated Press

CARACAS, Venezuela -- WBC lightweight champion Edwin Valero entered a rehabilitation center Sunday for treatment of drug and alcohol addiction, according to one of the boxer's lawyers.

Milda Mora said Tuesday that Valero entered the rehab center in the Venezuelan city of Merida under court orders following his arrest on charges of harassing his wife, threatening medical personnel who treated her and resisting arrest.

The 28-year-old Valero must attend a series of anger management courses ...

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