NateDiaz opted to indicate himself in quite a lot of days after the New OrleansPolice Division issued a warrant for his arrest.
Diaz, 38, provided himself voluntarily and was formally bookedat 7:40 a.m. CT on Thursday. TheFinal Stopping Championship alum goes via a price ofsecond-degree battery after collaborating in a brawl in New Orleansfinal weekend when he was recorded chocking novice mixed martialarts fighter and YouTube character RodneyPetersen Jr. unconscious with a standing choke. When Diazlaunched the submission maneuver, the once more of Petersen’s head hitthe pavement. On Monday,an arrest warrant was issued for Diaz, who’s going via as a lot aseight years in jail and a $2,000 good if found accountable. Shortlyafter he surrendered to authorities, Diaz’s marketing consultant ZachRosenfield launched a press launch.
“Nate voluntarily turned himself into the New Orleans PoliceDivision this morning roughly at 7:10 a.m. CT. We proceedto wait for presenting all the proof and films that presentNate was showing in self-defense.”
In response to Rosenfield, Diaz is likely to be free to journey residence at presentafter an settlement to search for trial was reached.
“Bond has been granted and posted with the whole permission from thecourt docket to resume journey which, accommodates returning to Stockton(California) at current. We admire how we now have been dealt with by the NewOrleans Police Division, the courtroom docket and their staff.”
Diaz (21-13) concluded his UFC contract in September, leaving thefirm after having piled up a 16-11 promotional file. He’shooked as much as a boxing matchup with Jake Paul,which is scheduled in Dallas on Aug. 5. The youthful brother ofNickDiaz was in New Orleans to help teammate ChrisAvila, who was competing on the Misfits Boxing 6 card. Throughoutthe event, the Stockton, California, native moreover had an altercationwith actuality TV star Chase DeMoor as widely-distributed motion pictures presentDiaz throwing a water bottle.
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