Jorge Masvidal isn’t in legal jeopardy right now, but it seems like someone connected to the fight has been arrested after a shooting at the recently retired UFC fighter’s Miami house. Masvidal is still awaiting trial in an assault charge that stems from an alleged incident involving him and Colby Covington, a former buddy who is now a rival, outside a restaurant in the spring of 2022.
According to ABC News affiliate Local 10, a member of Jorge Masvidal’s family was involved in an altercation with another person inside Masvidal’s home that grew violent and ended with one person being shot in the leg. “upper extremities.” According to reports, the suspected victim is in stable condition after being taken to a nearby hospital.
Masvidal’s father is mentioned as a potential offender Fox Sports radio host Additional information was added to the report by Andy Slater, who claimed that Jorge Masvidal’s father had been arrested after shooting someone during a dispute. Masvidal wasn’t home when the event happened, according to reports, since he was promoting his most recent bare-knuckle MMA fight card, which included former TUF champion, Roy Nelson.
It’s looking like a mixed bag for Jorge Masvidal, the rise of Gamebred promotions plus the offending behavior.
Can the king of Miami get a break?