Former UFC champion BJ Penn has made the news headline again for the wrong reason, as it has been in the last few years.According to the report on Monday MMA fighting, “The Prodigy” was arrested in Honokaa, Hawaii on Saturday on suspicion of drunk driving. He was released hours later while waiting for the investigation.
According to Hawaii County Police spokesman Denise Laitinen, the arrest occurred after police officers responded to reckless driving complaints. Unfortunately for Penn, it’s all captured in video and you can see him acting militantly, with obscene screams and n-word screams.
MMA junkie I got the details of the case.
Hiro’s J-Pen, also known as BJ Penn, was arrested on Saturday, January 23, 2021 for driving a vehicle under the influence of addiction. Around 4:51 pm on Saturday, a Hawaiian police officer in the Hamakua area responded to a report of a reckless driver at a business facility in Honokaa.
Upon arriving at the scene, police learned through witnesses that the pen had previously arrived at the business on a gray Toyota pickup truck. Before police arrived, the 42-year-old boy was observed speaking loudly to employees and later recklessly ousted the property.
While on the scene where police officers were talking to business employees about the incident, they watched the pen return to the property. Police contacted Penn, observed signs of impairment, and arrested him for driving a vehicle under the influence of addiction. Penn was subsequently released until further investigation was conducted.
This wasn’t the first brush the pen had alcohol-related problems. February 2020, 42 years old Get involved in a single vehicle collision When his pickup truck loses control outside a shopping mall in Hawaii. He was hospitalized and was subsequently investigated for drunk driving.
Regarding his fighting career, Penn was finally defeated by a unanimous decision to compete with Clay Guida in 2019 and put together a series of seven fights. UFC Decided to release him From the company after being involved in a bar brawl that same year.
– MMA Sports
Video: Former UFC Champion BJ Penn shouts obscene, racial slur when arrested for drunk driving
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