Archive: war machine

Nov 21, 2014 12:53 pm

QUICK TWITT: War Machine details life in prison

War Machine is currently incarcerated during the course of an ongoing trial as a result of numerous charges from his assault on Christy Mack in August. During his prison time War Machine has released several extended Tweets, detailing his time in prison. Below is the most recent message released by the former Bellator MMA star....

Nov 16, 2014 4:59 pm

War Machine laughs at Christy Mack’s emotional testimony

Last week we brought you news that former Bellator MMA fighter War Machine laughed at Christy Mack while she gave an emotional testimony in court. Now we have the accompanying video of the event. Check it out: 8 News NOW

Nov 15, 2014 10:53 am

War Machine Laughs At Christy Mack’s Tears During Testimony

  Christy Mack appeared in court this week, opposite War Machine, to give her testimony about the night he allegedly beat, and raped her. During the recent appearance, the NY times is reporting that War Machine, laughed during Christy MAck’s tears. Check it: (Via NY Post) Koppenhaver laughed audibly and shook his head at one...

Nov 11, 2014 2:24 pm

War Machine: ‘I bitched out prematurely’

Controversial UFC veteran, War Machine has composed another letter from behind-bards. The embattled MMA fighter has been struggling, both in, and out of prison, for the past several years. Following a recent attempt to take his own life, War Machine admits that his attempted suicide was foolish. Here’s an excerpt: (Full letter HERE) “It was...

Nov 10, 2014 9:07 pm

War Machine Releases Statement From Prison Regarding Suicide Attempt

Since being locked in jail several months ago, War Machine has continued to keep his name in the headlines. First the former Bellator MMA fighter sent a letter to a friend, in which he stated that Christy Mack and her male friend deserved the beating they got. Then some time later the former fighter attempted...

Oct 24, 2014 12:00 pm

War Machine: ‘She Deserved this, so do I’

War Machine is currently awaiting trial in Las Vegas, where he will stand trial next month, answering for charges stemming from his assault against ex-girlfriend Christy Mack back in August. War Machine stated in a Tweet from prison, that Christy deserved the beating. We’re not quite sure how he managed to get a Tweet out,...

Oct 23, 2014 4:16 pm

HE SPEAKS! War Machine Embracing “Grandma’s Faggotry” In Prison?

“On October 7th I received a book in the mail titled “The Disappearance of The Universe” and I’d like to thank whomever sent it. I’ve really been struggling in here, dealing with this seemingly out of the blue disaster that I have been blindsided by. My entire life I have fought “forgiveness”, plotted revenge and...

Oct 20, 2014 12:02 pm

PHOTOS | War Machine’s Suicide Note

Earlier this month it was revealed that War Machine had attempted to commit suicide while in jail, but was found unconscious by a guard, and survived. Now TMZ has received copy of the suicide note left by War Machine prior to the suicide attempt.

Oct 16, 2014 4:55 pm

War Machine Found Unresponsive Following Attempted Suicide In Jail

According to numerous reports, former MMA fighter War Machine attempted suicide today while jailed in Las Vegas. The former UFC and Bellator star tried to hang himself, and was found unresponsive this morning in his jail cell. TMZ has the scoop: The officer went into the cell and found the ex-MMA fighter had a piece...

Oct 16, 2014 3:41 pm

POSTPONED! War Machine Legal Team Seeking Plea Deal

Both victims in the recent War Machine beatings, including adult actress Christy Mack, were due in court tomorrow to testify on behalf of the prosecution. However, War Machines legal team lobbied court officials for a postponement today, in hopes of extending their negotiations for a plea deal. Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Melanie Tobiasson...

Oct 12, 2014 8:40 am

PHOTO | Christy Mack Posts Update On Recovery

In August news broke that former Bellator MMA fighter War Machine had brutally beaten his ex-girlfriend, Christy Mack, leaving her with broken ribs, a fractured orbital, ruptured liver, broken nose, and several other injuries (Read about that HERE). War Machine insisted his innocence, and as a result, went on the run, prompting Dog The Bounty...

Oct 5, 2014 8:16 am

War Machine Writes Letter From Prison

Back in August Jon ‘War Machine’ Koppenhaver was on the run from police after brutally beating his ex-girlfriend Christy Mack upon finding her with another man in the house. War Machine was eventually apprehended and extradited to Las Vegas where he will have a preliminary hearing on October 17th. He wrote the following letter, which...

Sep 14, 2014 4:22 pm

Christy Mack Makes First Formal Public Appearance, Updates Fans On Recovery

Last month ex-Bellator MMA fighter, War Machine, brutally beat Christy Mack causing a broken orbital, several broken ribs, and a broken nose. Mack has kept a relatively low profile since the incident, undergoing numerous medical procedures to repair the damage to her face. Today she posted an update for her fans on her Twitter complete...

Sep 12, 2014 12:10 pm

UFC Fighter Wendell Oliveira AKA ‘War Machine’ Will Not Change His Nickname

On Saturday Sept. 13 in Brasilia, Brazil Wendell Oliveira will make his UFC debut at UFC Fight Night 51: Arlovski vs. Bigfoot. Unfortunately for Oliveira, a lot of questions leading up to his debut have been centered around Jonathan Koppenhaver and his alleged assault of his ex-girlfriend. The reason being that both men share a...

Sep 5, 2014 5:32 am

Christy Mack Donating Funds Raised For Her

Nearly $100,000.00 was raised for Christy Mack, the alleged victim of a vicious attack by MMA’s War Machine. And now, the adult-film actress plans on donating those funds to a charity that helps battered women. She discussed the decision via social media: This is the only fundraiser that I am involved with and that I...

Sep 3, 2014 1:43 pm

BAIL DENIED! War Machine Charged With Attempted Murder, Facing Life In Prison

The MMA Fighter formerly known as Jon Koppenhaver, War Machine was in court this morning to answer to charges of beating two, including his ex-girlfriend, Christy Mack, inside her Las Vegas home. In total, the former UFC and Bellator fighter is charged with 32 Felony violations, including attempted murder, Battery by strangulation, kidnapping, sexual assault,...

Sep 3, 2014 11:26 am

PHOTO | War Machine Appears In Las Vegas Courts

Earlier today, the MMA fighter formerly known as Jon Koppenhaver appeared in Las Vegas courts as part of the judicial proceedings for his beating of ex-girlfriend Christy Mack and her male friend.

Sep 1, 2014 7:55 am

QUICK TWITT: Christy Mack Spotted In Public Picking Up Food

Nearly 3 weeks ago news emerged that Christy Mack had been brutally beaten by War Machine. The attack left her with a broken nose, broken ribs, ruptured liver, and a broken orbital, among damage to her teeth and lips. Mack has recently been released from the hospital, and was spotted by a fan picking up...

Aug 31, 2014 8:14 am

MUG SHOT! War Machine Booked In Vegas

After his court date in California earlier this month, War Machine was extradited to Las Vegas where he will stand trial for the beating of his ex-girlfriend, Christy Mack. Yesterday War Machine’s new mugshot was released from his extradition, which you can see below. The Las Vegas Sun is reporting that he will appear in...

Aug 20, 2014 4:19 pm

War Machine’s Lawyer Issues Statement: “My Client Is Not A Monster”

According to a recent statement to local news station, KTLA in Los Angeles, War Machine’s lawyer, Brandon Sua says his client has not done anything illegal, and has been painted as a monster by the national media. KTLA’s report reads: (Via An attorney for Koppenhaver said his client has struggled with the response to the...

Aug 19, 2014 3:14 pm

Update On War Machine Court Hearing From Earlier Today

Former Bellator MMA fighter War Machine had his day in court earlier today after being arrested and charged after beating and strangling his ex-girlfriend Christy Mack and her friend Corey Taylor. is reporting that War Machine told the judge in court today that he wont contest to transferring back to Las Vegas. TheVentura County...

Aug 19, 2014 7:44 am

War Machine Goes To Court Later Today

After being captured last week, ex-Bellator MMA fighter War Machine will get his day in court. War Machine was charged with: Battery with substantial bodily harm Battery by strangulation Battery resulting in substantial bodily harm constituting in domestic violence (2x) Open or gross lewdness Assault with a deadly weapon Coercion with the threat of force...

Aug 17, 2014 12:57 pm

White Irate Over War Machine Press – “Stop Calling Him A UFC Fighter”

“It’s horrible, man. Horrible. And every time I gotta look and see, ‘Ex-UFC fighter’ when the stories are written. He fought twice [in the UFC], six years ago! He’s a current Bellator-Viacom fighter. I had my staff calling these reporters are like, ‘We don’t know what Bellator is.’ And I said, ‘You ever heard of...

Aug 17, 2014 12:29 pm

War Machine Police Report Describes Horrific Scene In Vegas

On Friday, a week-long man-hunt concluded when U.S. Marshal’s picked up embattled MMA Fighter, War Machine in Simi Valley, California. Now, with the fighter in custody, Las Vegas authorities have released the incident report, describing the scene and victim upon arrival to the Mack’s home. CLICK THUMBS TO ENLARGE!

Aug 15, 2014 10:58 pm

MUGSHOT! War Machine Booked, Held Without Bail

After a week on the run, UFC and Bellator veteran War Machine was picked up this afternoon by the U.S. Marshal in Simi Valley, California. He is being held in Ventura County Jail without bail, while awaiting transfer to Las Vegas. Here’s his mugshot: