The authorities asked UFC Champion Israel Adesanya to move aside after finding a brass knuckle duster in his luggage.Knuckle dusters are illegal in some US states, including New York, and possessing one can result in fines and up to a year in jail.
Israel Adesanya arrested
However, it is up to the authorities to decide whether or not they view a person as hostile.As soon as the police warned Israel Adesanya about the weapon in his fan, he complied entirely.
He told the cops that he had just loaded the gun into his luggage and that it was a gift from a fan. Israel was released after a brief detention, and the charges were dropped.
Around 2:00 PM ET, the problem occurred, and the winner was given permission to travel back to New Zealand.However, it is still too early to say whether Israel is still facing legal issues on this aspect.
He was raised in New Zealand at age 10 despite being born in Nigeria. When Israel was a young boy, he was bullied in high school, which inspired him to study mixed martial arts when he was 18.
Israel fight in the Ultimate Fighting Championships (UFC), where he previously held the Middleweight Championship.Israel won his first fight in May 2010 and then went on a 7-fight winning streak. Then he advanced to starfighter status.