American fighter arrested for ideological falsehood after debut at Bellator – Prime Time Zone


Anthony Johnson used a person’s credit card illegally to buy airline tickets

Reproduction / USA TodayAnthony Johnson was arrested after knockout in his Bellator debut

Anthony Johnson’s 37-year-old victory in the Bellator it could not be celebrated for a long time. After knocking out Brazilian Gugu Azevedo on his debut at the event, the American fighter was arrested in Connecticut, in the United States. USA, not last Saturday, 8, by ideological falsehood. According to the Greenwich Daily Voice newspaper, Anthony used someone else’s credit card illegally to buy a round-trip air ticket to Newark, New Jersey. The crime took place in November 2019 and was discovered after the cardholder’s complaint. After an extended investigation, New Canaan police located the fighter on Sunday at Mohegan Sun Casino, where the Bellator fight took place.

He was arrested and taken to the police station, where he posted a $ 500 bond (R $ 2,600, at the current rate) and was released. According to the newspaper less was spent than the amount of bail on the card. In Connecticut, the crime of misrepresentation is of the third degree and carries a sentence of up to five years, in addition to a $ 5,000 fine. Anthony’s hearing is scheduled for June 8. This is not the first offense of the fighter, who has complaints of domestic violence in 2009 and 2019.