American retired professional boxer, Mike Tyson has revealed that as a child her was kidnapped by a stranger and sexually abused.
The 48-year-old former undisputed heavyweight champion revealed the details about his sexual abuse while during a radio interview on Wednesday at SiriusXM’s Opie Radio show. On the show Mike Tyson stated that “He snatched me off the street. ‘I was a little kid…[he was an] old man. [He] bullied me, sexually abused me and stuff…’Never seen him again”
Mike Tyson, who is a father of eight, explains that he managed to escape and that the molestation was a one-time incident. According to Mike Tyson, he never told anyone – including the police – about the abuse.
Mike Tyson also revealed that he doesn’t think the abuse has affected his life in anyway and that most times he doesn’t remember that it happened.