Di Gregorio arrested by police at Tour de France

Di Gregorio escape, Criterium du Dauphine 2012, stage five

Gendarmes and public health officials have raided the Cofidis team hotel in Bourg-en-Bresse during the Tour de France's first rest day on Tuesday, French newspaper L'Equipe has reported.

Cofidis rider Remy Di Gregorio has been arrested in relation to charges of doping and has been suspended by the team. Two further men in Marseille were placed in custody as part of the police action.

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