Georgia swimmer Gunnar Bentz detained in Brazil with U.S. teammate

UGA swimmers Melanie Margalis (L) and Gunnar Bentz

Georgia swimmer Gunnar Bentz has been detained by police in Brazil as he was attempting to leave the country after competing in the Olympic Games.

Bentz, a gold medal winner in Rio in the 4×200 freestyle relay, was removed from a flight along with teammate Jack Conger.

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