According to ESPN, the former world boxing champion middleweight, American Jermain Taylor has been charged on suspicion of domestic violence.
The incident occurred in Little Rock, Arkansas. According to a source, the 40-year-old boxer hit the woman and threatened to murder her, holding the knife to her throat. Ex-Boxer was sent to Pulaski Prison.
Earlier in 2016, Taylor was sentenced to 6 years probation for being charged with the incident when he shot his cousin in the leg. Later, in July 2017, the former athlete was arrested on suspicion of attacking the girl after a quarrel, but the charges were dropped.
Germain Taylor ended his professional career in 2014. Ex-boxer was the absolute world champion under four the most prestigious versions – the world Boxing Council (2005-2007), the world Boxing Association (2005), the International Boxing Federation (2005) and the World Boxing Organization (2005-2007).
According to ESPN, the former world boxing champion in middleweight, American Jermain Taylor has been charged on suspicion of domestic violence.