MMA’s Josh Copeland
… Allegedly Punched Spouse In Face
2/11/2019 12:40 AM PST
MMA fighter Josh Copeland — who simply fought (and misplaced) within the $1 MILLION match at PFL 11 — was arrested for home violence after allegedly punching his spouse so onerous within the face, he left her bloodied and bruised.
It is all detailed within the police report obtained by TMZ Sports activities … legislation enforcement in Adams County, Colorado raced to the couple’s dwelling on Feb. 2 after studies of an assault.
Once they arrived on the dwelling, Copeland’s spouse had “an apparent bruise on her left eye, a reduce and was bleeding. There was blood down the entrance of her face and neck.”
Copeland’s spouse stated the 2 had been arguing — when 36-year-old Josh pushed her so she pushed him again.
The 2 continued to assault one another — with Copeland’s spouse admitting she slapped him within the face a number of instances.
Lastly, Copeland’s spouse stated the 6’1″, 265-pound fighter “then punched her within the face” and threw her on the mattress. She says Copeland additionally took her cellphone so she could not name for assist. Cops say they later discovered her cellphone in Josh’s pocket.
Cops say Josh had redness and blood on his face — however didn’t keep in mind punching his spouse.
Copeland’s spouse was transported to a close-by hospital. Josh was arrested and booked for second-degree assault, obstruction and little one abuse … because the complete incident allegedly befell in entrance of their little one.
Copeland is due again in court docket subsequent week.
Copeland is 18 and 6 as a pro-MMA fighter — and even had a stint within the UFC in 2014 and 2015.
He fought his means into the $1 MILLION championship struggle within the PFL heavyweight match — however finally misplaced to Philipe Lins on Dec. 31, 2018.