Despite Rumors, Kimo Leopoldo Is Alive And Well

Rumors have been circulating some MMA news sites and forums through out the day that former UFC fighter Kimo was found dead in Costa Rica due to complications from a heart attack.

Contrary to those reports, Kimo is alive and well. All signs point to an interview hoax. Kimo's publicist confirmed the fighter in is Orange County, likely chilling.

The hoax had gossip site TMZ.com and The New York Daily news reporting the story, with those sites citing MMA sites, and the MMA sites citing each other.