338 Search Results for arrest

Sep 20, 2016 7:34 pm

UFC investigating middleweight Alex Nicholson over domestic violence arrest

UFC middleweight Alex Nicholson cannot seem to stay out of hot water. In August, Nicholson was reprimanded for racial slurs directed at Hyun Gyu Lim while cornering Mike Perry at UFC 202. Now, the UFC is investigating ‘The Spartan’ following a May 2016 arrest for domestic violence out a 7-Eleven store in Orlando Florida: “UFC...

Jul 11, 2016 11:00 am

Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller arrested again, allegedly spit in police officers face

Jason “Mayhem” Miller has made headlines once again for being arrested. The OC Register reported on Sunday that the former UFC fighter was arrested on “suspicion of assaulting a police officer – for spitting in the officer’s face – assault and battery, and public intoxication, authorities said.” At around 2 a.m. on Sunday, Miller was...

Jun 16, 2016 9:06 am

VIDEO | Horrific footage released of MMA fighter being paralyzed during arrest

Earlier this year, news surfaced that Colorado MMA fighter Donovan Duran had been paralyzed from the chest down after police allegedly used excessive force during an arrest for public intoxication. Duran was suing the department for using excessive force in his arrest, which resulted in his paralysis. While in April a jury determined that none...


May 7, 2016 2:46 pm

Driver arrested in connection to Jordan Parson’s death

Earlier this month tragic news surfaced that Bellator MMA fighter Jordan Parsons had been struck by a vehicle and was forced to have part of his leg amputated. An update was released that Parson’s had to undergo heart surgery, as the condition turned from bad to worse. Ultimately, Parsons passed away as a result of...

Apr 19, 2016 10:24 am

New details emerge in Diego Brandao’s arrest

News broke late Saturday evening that UFC featherweight Diego Brandao had been arrested on April 14th after an incident outside of a strip club that saw Brandao point a gun at several people, and even pistol whip an employee of the club. New details emerged today after MMAJunkie obtained a police report from the Albuquerque...

Apr 16, 2016 9:29 pm

Diego Brandao arrested after hitting strip club employee with gun

News surfaced late Saturday evening that UFC featherweight Diego Brandao had been arrested and charged with aggravated battery and 3 counts of aggravated assault according to ABQJournal. Brandao was involved in a verbal dispute with a DJ at a strip club called ‘Knockouts’. Brandao left the club, and was later denied re-entry due to the...

Mar 31, 2016 1:16 pm

Anderson Silva on Jon Jones’ arrest: ‘I was really upset’

Former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva and former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones have a great deal of respect for one another. The two friends are both living legends and have said they look at one another in a brotherly type of way. So when Silva, the figurative big brother found out about Jones’ recent...

Mar 29, 2016 2:55 pm

Jon Jones’ management addresses arrest and status of UFC 197 fight with Daniel Cormier

With UFC 197 less than a month away, the main event title fight between the current light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and former champion Jon Jones could potentially be on rocky roads after Jones was arrested on Tuesday for violating his probation. Jones’ management released the following statement to MMA Fighting: “Jon and his team...

Mar 29, 2016 2:24 pm

MMA community reacts to Jon Jones’ arrest

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is in trouble with the law once again. However, Jones is claiming this incident is the result of a lying Albuquerque police officer. On Monday, it was revealed in a police officer body cam video that the former champ was given five traffic citations from an Albuquerque police...

Mar 29, 2016 11:05 am

BREAKING: Jon Jones arrested for probation violation

Yesterday UFC pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones revealed that he had been given 5 tickets. Among them were tickets for drag racing, and an illegal modification to his car’s exhaust. Jones was scheduled to appear in court on April 5th, just over two weeks before his UFC 197 title fight against Daniel Cormier. While...

Mar 16, 2016 11:31 am

Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller arrested again, held on $1 million bail

News surfaced Wednesday afternoon that former UFC fighter Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller had been arrested on March 15th after vandalizing a tattoo shop with graffiti back in January. This isn’t Miller’s first run-in with law enforcement. Prior to this arrest, Miller engaged in a standoff with SWAT team members outside of his house in 2014. In...

Mar 2, 2016 4:00 pm

Two Arrested In Mikey Burnett Shooting

Two days ago Mikey Burnett was shot three times in the abdomen and his son Freddie was shot once in the leg while going to their car in a crowded parking lot. The shooting happened in Tulsa, OK east side.  Both Mikey and his son are expected to make a full recovery. The two arrested  are teens Harold...

Feb 12, 2016 1:21 pm

Venator FC President responds to Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller’s recent arrest

The exciting news of Jason “Mayhem” Miller’s return to fighting was overshadowed by his recent arrest that came coincidentally close to the news of his comeback. Frank Merenda, President, and co-founder of Venator FC released a statement to MMA Weekly today regarding “Mayhem” and his arrest, and the plans for his scheduled fight with Luke...

Feb 11, 2016 11:54 am

Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller arrested again!

Jason “Mayhem” Miller has been buzzing in the media this week. It was recently announced that “Mayhem” would be returning to fighting after a nearly four-year hiatus from the sport. However, more news involving Miller has surfaced, and it isn’t good news. It looks like “Mayhem” might have been celebrating his fight a bit early...

Jan 6, 2016 11:07 pm

911 call audio released from Julianna Pena’s ball bashing arrest incident

In December reports were released that UFC women’s bantamweight fighter Julianna Pena was arrested and charged with two counts of assault by the Spokane Police Department in Washington. Details later emerged of the incident where Pena allegedly kicked two men in the groin. Pena and fellow fighter Joshua Gow apparently were trying to make their...

Dec 30, 2015 6:39 pm

Joe Rogan sounds off on Bill Cosby’s arrest

News broke earlier today that Bill Cosby has been arrested and charged in the 2004 rape of Temple University employee Andrea Constand. Immediately, the internet was talking about Cosby’s fall from grace. UFC commentator and comedian Joe Rogan took to Instagram to comment on Cosby’s arrest. Bill Cosby's mugshot. What a fucking bizarro world we...

Dec 21, 2015 8:28 am

UFC fighter Julianna Pena arrested

A UFC women’s bantamweight fighter has been arrested after allegedly fighting outside of a bar early Sunday morning. 26-year-old Julianna Pena, winner of season 18 of The Ultimate Fighter was arrested and charged with two counts of assault by the Spokane Police Department in Washington. In a report from MMA Fighting, Cpl. Jordan Ferguson of...

Oct 27, 2015 8:30 am

Arrest warrant issued for Hong-Man Choi

Things aren’t looking good for former K-1 fighter Hong-Man Choi. According to The Korea Times, an arrest warrant has been issued for the 7’2 kickboxer due to unpaid debts dating back to 2013. Choi allegedly borrowed 1 million won (approximately $900 USD) from a friend back in 2013, and then another 25 million won (approximately...

Oct 16, 2015 12:40 pm

Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller arrested after attacking officers in California

Jason “Mayhem” Miller continues to face trouble with the law. Miller was arrested on Friday morning at a home in Southern California, according to TMZ. The Orange County Sheriff’s Dept. was called due to a disturbance between Miller and two women. Miller reportedly was “aggressive and uncooperative” and allegedly attacked the responding officers by throwing...

Jul 26, 2015 7:06 am

Chris Leben Speaks Out About Recent Arrest

Retired UFC fighter and “The Ultimate Fighter’s” original bad boy had another run in with the law this past week, but he claims everything is not as it seems. It was reported that Leben was arrested in late July for a laundry list of charges. “The Crippler” has taken to Twitter, not so much to...

Jul 25, 2015 8:50 am

Chris Leben Arrested On Multiple Charges

Retired UFC fighter and TUF 1 alumni Chris ‘The Crippler’ Leben has been arrested in Sand Diego on several charges. The news, confirmed by Jeremy Blotter of Bleacher Report, shows that he was arrested on several charges including felony possession of an assault weapon, felony vandalism as well as misdemeanor vandalism, and two counts of...

Jul 8, 2015 7:40 am

Husband Of UFC Octagon Girl Brittney Palmer Arrested For Attempted Murder

UFC octagon girl Brittney Palmer’s husband was arrested for attempted murder, stemming from an altercation that went down between the two of them, according to TMZ Sports. The reports says on June 11 the two got into an argument and things got physical. It apparently started when her husband, Aaron Zalewski, heard someone on her phone...

Apr 27, 2015 3:45 pm

OFFICIAL! ABQ PD Issue Arrest Warrant For Jon Jones

It has now been made official by the Albuquerque PD themselves. They have issued a warrant for UFC champion Jon Jones. The tweet also says there are arrangements for Jones to turn himself in. An arrest warrant issued for UFC fighter Jon Jones. http://t.co/CRYrx7oQ4d Arrangements have been made for Mr. Jones to turn himself in...

Mar 18, 2015 3:47 pm

Police Arrest Well Known UFC and WWE Pirate

Police in the United Kingdom believe they have arrested one of the top suppliers of pirated Ultimate Fighting Championship and World Wrestling Entertainment events on the internet. While Vince McMahon has embraced going fully digital with his pay-per-view events, Dana White and the Fertitta brothers are likely cracking open a fine bottle of whiskey to...