Chris Leben Comments on Recent Arrest And Alleged Incidents
By FCF Staff
Following the news that Chris Leben has been arrested in San Diego following an incident with his estranged wife, the UFC vet has made several statements via Twitter.
According to a report from KNBC San Diego, Leben has been arrested and charged with eleven counts of violating a court order, including two counts of criminal trespassing and felony possession of an assault weapon.
The story says that Leben’s estranged wife, Kaleena, claims that the retired fighter threatened her father’s life in a recent text message. She also claimed in a restraining order request that the June 8th incident started with Leben attempting to kick down her apartment door, and that he physically abused her in the past.
Leben, however, claims that she was physically abusive towards him. Leben’s attorney is also quoted saying that the former fighter has not be charged with domestic violence.
Recently, the following tweets appeared on Leben’s Twitter feed:
I'm no mayhem I'm no war machine i've got problems but I wear them on my sleeve ask me and I will tell you
— Chris Leben (@cripplerufc) July 28, 2015
Toall my family and friends please defend me i was a great husband and you all know what I put up with I never laid a hand on my wife
— Chris Leben (@cripplerufc) July 27, 2015
The 35 year-old Leben retired from pro MMA in 2013.