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Former world boxing champion Masamori Tokuyama was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of attacking and injuring two men on a street in Hyogo Prefecture, police said.

The 38-year-old Osaka resident, whose Korean name is Hong Chang Su, has admitted to punching the men in the face several times during the 10-minute altercation that started around 6:15 p.m. Monday in Sanda, Hyogo Prefecture, following a possible traffic incident near a gas station, police said.

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