Grant Hackett has many records against his name. He has won 10 World Championships and 3 Gold Medals in Swimming in Olympics in 2000 and 2004. However, the recent episode was yet another blot on his glittering career. His father called the Queensland Police and got him arrested for continuous raving and ranting. He is undergoing mental treatment but his father believed that there was no way he could have got any treatment at that time and he was forced to call the police.
The Australian Swimmer had also come to news for his drug problems and the mental issues have further put him in the bad light. He was however left without any charge by the Queensland Police. His father told that he is undergoing treatment but it was inevitable and he had to call the police. There has been a TV Footage of him but his family has denied it to be an original one.
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Grant Hackett won two Gold Medals in Sydney Olympics and added another Gold to his tally in Athens in 2004. Last year he tried to qualify for the Rio Olympics in an attempt to come to swimming again, but he failed to do so. He even went to the United States to spend some time in Rehab center for his drug problems.
Grant Hackett was one of the famous swimmers of his generation but the sad phase of this life has pained many of his fans as well. He has been set free now and his family is maintaining the privacy so far.