Report: Lavar Johnson Sentenced to Five Years in Prison For Domestic Abuse
By FCF Staff
UFC and Bellator veteran Lavar Johnson has reportedly been sentenced to five years in prison, after admitting in a Fresno court that he beat his girlfriend.
According to a report from ABC 30.com, the 38 year-old Johnson plead guilty to the charges that stemmed from the assault, and apologized for his actions. Johnson was reportedly seeking a reduced, three year sentence, but was sentenced to five.
The heavyweight fighter hasn’t fought since 2014 when he was submitted by Cheick Kongo at Bellator 123.