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Investigations after Floyd Mayweather van destroyed by fire

Police are looking through CCTV footage after a people-carrier linked to boxing star Floyd Mayweather Jnr was destroyed by fire.

The van was seen in flames at about 3.30am on Sunday morning while parked outside the Park Regis Hotel on Birmingham's Broad Street.

The "Money Team" vehicle is part of Mayweather's entourage for a UK tour.

Police say nobody was injured in the fire.

The van on fire near Birmingham's Broad Street Credit: BPM Media

Offenders smashed the window of the vehicle, a people carrier, before pouring accelerant inside and setting it alight. Inquiries into the fire, which caused extensive damage to the vehicle belonging to a guest, are currently ongoing and police are examining CCTV from the area.

– West Midlands Police spokesperson

Floyd Mayweather Jnr, from Michigan, USA, had been at a meet-and-greet event at Birmingham's International Convention Centre on Saturday as part of his tour.