UFC lightweight Reza Madadi arrested in Sweden

May 27, 2013 1:18 pm by Chase Raymond

Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight Reza Madadi was arrested last Friday (May 24, 2013) in Sweden, for allegedly doing a “smash and grab” at a handbag boutique in Botega Veneta.

Madadi’s attorney tells Expressen.se (via MMA Weekly) that his client denies the charges against him.

Madadi is coming off a submission win over Michael Johnson at the UFC on Fuel TV 9 event in Stockholm. He holds a professional record of 13-3 MMA and is 2-1 in the UFC.

Last year Madadi was hailed as a hero for saving a drowning toddler, but now is expected to appear in court no later than June 10 to answer for his charges from Friday’s arrest according to MMAnytt.se.

Tags: , , , , ,

About BJPENN.com

Shouted out after victory to the UFC masses, BJPENN.COM is the home to multiple time champion BJ Penn. After a decade of on-line operation BJPENN.COM has evolved into the most reliable destination for all your fighter interviews, fighter blogs and MMA/UFC news stories.

Advertise with us

For all advertising inquiries click here.

About us

Please contact us for all website inquiries.