Conor McGregor was arrested in Corsica for allegedly indecent exposure

UFC star Conor McGregor arrested in Corsica on suspicion of attempted sexual assault and indecent exposure, local prosecutor confirms

MMA star Conor McGregor has reportedly been detained in Corsica for alleged indecent exposure.

According to the AFP news agency, the Irishman was arrested after the incident.

Prosecutors said in a statement: "Following a complaint filed on September 10th denouncing what might be termed attempted sexual assault and sexual exhibition, Mr. Conor Anthony McGregor was the subject of a police hearing."

Conor McGregor has reportedly been taken into custody for alleged indecent exposure

No further details have been released at this time regarding the charges against him.

McGregor was recently pictured with his fiancee Dee Devlin at a lavish event in the area in the port of Calvi.

The former UFC champion is believed to have been in attendance with two weights prior to a trip to raise awareness about water safety but was forced to cancel the event after his arrest.

The 32-year-old has spent several weeks in Corsica to prepare for the event and was due to set off with Princess Charlene of Monaco on Saturday.

McGregor announced his resignation in June for the third time in just four years.

More will follow.