War Machine Released By Bellator After Domestic Violence Incident

Jon “War Machine” Koppenhaver is wanted by Las Vegas police after a domestic violence incident involving his girlfriend, porn star Christie Mack.

According to police, there was an altercation early Friday morning at their home in Vegas involving three people, with two of them sustained “severe, but non life threatening” injuries.

When officers arrived on the scene, they reportedly determined that War Machine was the “primary suspect” but police were not able to track him down all day.

Bellator President Scott Coker told TMZ Sports:

“We have a zero tolerance policy here at Bellator when it relates to any form of domestic violence, and after learning of this latest incident involving (Jon Koppenhaver) War Machine, Bellator is releasing him from his promotional contract with the organization.”

He was arrested back in 2010 for assault after a bar fight in San Diego. He was sentenced to a year in jail.

Latest MMA News

video

‘King Mo’ Lawal, Stephan Bonnar, Lashley All Scheduled for Pro Wrestling PPV

Former Strikeforce champion Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal, UFC Hall of Famer Stephan Bonnar and Bobby Lashley will all be included in the upcoming pay-per-view...
video

Joanne Calderwood, Bec Rawlings Move to Flyweight, Fight at UFC Fight Night 121

A pair of UFC strawweights who pushed for the creation of a flyweight division will square off at UFC Fight Night 121, as Joanne...
video

Daniel Cormier: ‘I’m Disappointed To Hear” Jon Jones’ Recent Drug Failure

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier doesn't consider himself a winner after hearing that Jon Jones failed a drug test ahead of their...
video

Dana White Contender Series Results: Joby Sanchez, Benito Lopez Earn Contracts

Joby Sanchez and Benito Lopez impressed UFC president Dana White Tuesday night, earning future contracts with the promotion after their wins on "Dana White's...
video

Conor McGregor Knows Las Vegas Will be Taken Over by Irish

UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor is a one-man force when he steps inside the Octagon. He'll try to duplicate that when he meets Floyd Mayweather...