Chael Sonnen Arrested: Why was UFC star Chael Sonnen arrested? Charges Explained: A piece of sad news for the fans of one boxer, as per the latest report, a rumor of the arrest of UFC star Chael Sonnen is currently coming to the fore online. Chael Sonnen, UFC star started his career at 19-years-old and is popularly known for his colorful trash talk as a commentator of MMA. He was allegedly spotted being taken away by cops in handcuff on Saturday, 18th December 2021. As soon as his arrest news appeared online his fans starts searching to know about the reason for his arrest. Let’s find the answer to this question. Follow More Update On CmaTrends.com
Chael Sonnen Arrested
As per TMZ Sports, Chael Sonnen was quoted for battery after “reportedly getting in a fight at a luxury hotel in Las Vegas.” The publication also attained footage that came up to view Sonnen being taken away in handcuffs. The UFC star was not apprehended as the cops did not watch the alleged altercation, as per the reports.
Police are currently investigating the reported incident and Sonnen is facing 5 misdemeanor battery citations. The altercation reportedly has happened on Saturday, 18th December 2021 at 07:00 PM. As per TMZ Sports, someone at the 4 seasons hotel watched the fighter “banging on” a hotel room door.
Why was Chael Sonnen arrested?
A duo walked by the UFC star hitting on the door, and a fight reportedly subsequently broke out. The cops were called after the woman of the due started to shout. Paramedics also came up to the scene of the scuffle, but it still remains unclear if anyone was treated for wounds from the fight. The media reports reached out to Chael Sonnen for comment and did not hear back.
Who Is Chael Sonnen?
Chael Patrick Sonnen was born on 3rd April 1977, he is a UFC fighter and MMA analyst. The Oregon native began his career in mixed martial arts at the age of 19-years-old and is a former UFC fighter Challenger. As per Bleacher Report, he also conducted a 31-17-1 MMA record as a professional UFC fighter.
Sonnen last fought in the month of June 2019, when he lost to Lyoto Machida. He is also known for his unique trash talk and came up to bad-mouth Conor McGregor in the month of November 2021. Throughout his MMA career, Sonnen also came up on the silver screen, appearing in Here Comes the Boom and Grudge Match. Sonnen tied the wedding knot to Brittany Smith in the year 2013, and they share two children together.