Conor McGregor in police custody after smashing a fan’s phone


– The fan was going to take a picture with the martial artist who angrily stomped on the $1000 valued phone – McGregor has now been charged with felony, strong-armed robbery, and criminal mischief Conor McGregor, Ultimate Fighting Championship star, has been arrested by Miami police after smashing a fan’s phone. The 30-year-old and the supporter were spotted exiting Fontainebleau Miami Beach hotel on Monday during which the fan tried taking pictures with the fighter, according to a police report. He was was said to have slapped the phone off the fan’s hand and then angrily stepped on the phone several times. READ ALSO: Robert Mendez, inspiring American football coach born without arms or limbs According to CNN, the authorities revealed that the Martial artist picked up the phone afterwards and left.

Meanwhile, the phone was valued at $1,000 according to the victim, while McGregor has been on charges of felony strong-armed robbery and criminal mischief. The 30-year-old was in October handed a six-month ban with a fine of $50,000 following his post-match brawl with Khabib Nurmagomedov. Khabib launched an attack on McGregor’s team after defeating the Irishman to maintain his unbeaten 27-0 record last year.